A human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei ChenA human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
A human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong used as ‘pawn’ in China relations, says labour minister in angry reaction to US State Department’s ‘unfair’ assessment of city’s human trafficking record

  • The city’s labour chief tears into American criticism accusing Hong Kong of not investigating crimes properly
  • Dr Law Chi-kwong also vows to do more to protect domestic helpers and employers encountering rogue agencies
Topic |   Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong
A human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei ChenA human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
A human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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