News Briefs: March 8, 2017

112 human trafficking victims rescued in Isabela 

ISABELA – Authorities here rescued 112 workers from Sarangani, Bicol, Negros Oriental, and General Santos City who were allegedly victims of human trafficking.

In a phone interview on Tuesday, March 7, lawyer Rodolfo Manaloto of the Inter-Agency Council against Trafficking (IACAT), said they would file charges against the Isabela Ecofuel Agro-Industrial Ecozone for maltreating the workers, including 3 minors.