Now 29, she shares her story for the first time. I grinned at Anna and she rolled her eyes — it was a bit of an in-joke; the fact that everything tended to go my way. My mum had died when I was a baby, so my two sisters and I were raised by our grandparents in the middle of nowhere in Wales.
As a year-old girl, Grace was abused at the hands of a trusted family member. My self-esteem deteriorated, and my relationships with men were completely skewed. As I grew up I fell into a battle with drugs and an eating disorder.
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Kidnapped in London and sold into the sex slave industry in Ireland, Anna had a brutal existence until she was moved to Belfast and escaped her captors. As she publishes a book about her ordeal, Anna tells Stephanie Bell about her experiences and how she helped change the way sex trafficking is dealt with in law in Northern Ireland. It is hard to imagine a more horrific story than that told by a young Romanian-born woman who was kidnapped in London and forced to be a sex slave right here in Northern Ireland. Known simply as Anna — because, seven years on, she still lives in fear — today she bravely talks about her ordeal which she has shared in a new book.
But this dangerous underground trade is exploding right here in the United States. You won't believe the hell that these three young women endured when they found themselves part of an illicit world where they were sold for sex. Growing up, I feared my stepfather's bad temper and felt neglected by my mother.
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Activist Gabriella Gillespie tells of harrowing experiences as she accepts True Honour Award and warns abuses a problem in UK as well as overseas. Subscribe Now Subscribe Now. Final Say.
When people think of sex trafficking, they often think of commercial sexual exploitation—where traffickers and pimps profit monetarily from the exploitation of human beings. In war-torn Uganda, the abduction of boys to become child soldiers has been widely reported on. They, too, are victims of trafficking and their voices must also be heard. As a young child, my life was good and I felt happy.
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Instead of seeing a naked woman, they saw a young girl dressed in leopard print and huddled on a bed, arms folded. And a video in which former sex slaves tell their stories, Het Parool reports. The free 'Peep Show' is the initiative of foundation Free a Girl and the girl inside the tent is a year-old actress. The intent is to raise awareness about young girls in forced prostitution.