Europol believes that up to 10,000 minors “have fallen into the hands of mafias or have disappeared.” Only in Italy it has lost track of 5,000 children; another 1,000 are not in the statistics of Sweden.
The organization Statewatch claims that the European Council of Ministers working on a draft that “ignores” the exception that protects NGO allegations of trafficking of person.
was barefoot. an Tena socks wet in the Aegean shoes hung neck and a small gym bag which took his life. Ali landed last December with 60 other strangers on the island of Lesbos from Iraq. Tena 13 years. He was sent by his mother, looking for family and tena in Germany since haca months. Along the route of refugees into Central Europe, it is common to come across children traveling alone or adolescents from war zones .
Ali was lost on a road north of the island, looking for sb compatriot to come together to follow the path. At that point, easy prey for gangs that have paralyzed due to the lack of police protection, throughout the course of refugees. According reveals The Guardian , Europol believes that up to 10,000 young as Ali “have been able to fall into the hands of mafias to use as slaves” or simply “disappeared” .
Only in Italy, where part of the manutencin and accommodating these asylum seekers has been managed by the Camorra and the Cosa Nostra, they have lost track of 5,000 children according Brian Donald, head of Europol. As the Italian police complaint itself, many children who are under the umbrella of these criminal groups end up as drug couriers, while ejercern girls as prostitutes. Another 1,000 have strayed from the statistics in Sweden. No one except the mafias, knows nothing of them. According to Save the Children, up to 26,000 unaccompanied minors have come to Europe throughout 2015.
Since the beginning of the crisis, caring for unaccompanied minors result a problem for the United involved in the route. There are many examples. As could verify this newspaper, the authorities of the island of Kos, in the absence of infrastructure, decided put these children and adolescents in a dungeon police alongside adult criminals. The explanation was that as Tenan controlled. UNHCR had to mediate and sent to juvenile facilities in Athens sb waiting for the family claimed. Some are orphans, so that anyone will be difficult for them. Some of them Venan with their parents but lost in shipwrecks in the Aegean, as the disaster of last October from Lesbos, where most of 150 people were killed . All lifeguards recall the image of two pequeas girls rescued waiting in the port of Mytilene for someone you give some clue to her parents who had experienced drowned minutes earlier.
To make matters worse, NGOs have provided relief food, dry clothing, shelter and care doctors throughout the route may be “criminalized” by the European Union. According to the organization Statewatch complaint, the Council of European Ministers working on a draft that “ignores” the exception that protects NGO allegations of trafficking in persons. If approved, any particular help to refugees in some way can be charged with “trafficking in human beings”.
There are many families who have been sending minors to Europe as conseguan save 1,250 euros on average calling Aegean mafias. All children enrolling in the control centers of Frontex deployed in the Greek islands. Almost all traveling Accompanied assured to continue the trip, if they risked not remain withheld. Some conseguan.
Now, according to Europol, there is no news of two out of five. A scandal maysculo in Europe in the XXI century.
Long before they reach the Greek islands ( thousands of Syrians in Turkey and children working in textile industry ) until they reach their destination, the desproteccin and absence of authorities is tangible. That vacuum has been taken by the mafias that asylum seekers transferred to usury rates and provide them with quality foods third Parisian restaurant rates. It is the externalizacin service even planned but achieved by own carelessness of the European Union, which has not implemented even one only of his great organizational resources in this crisis, although there are protocols studied to relieve an exodus like this . Mafia therefore was responsible for them. It’s wrong to allow wolves take care of the sheep.