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2 December 2010

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Annual UN observance spotlights need to eradicate crime of modern slavery

Production Date: 
02 Dec 2010

Video Length

00:01:35

Asset Language: 
English

Summary: 
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today marked the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery by urging States to bring into force all the legal instruments necessary to eradicate the scourge. Although States worldwide support laws banning slaver
Description: 
 Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today marked the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery by urging States to bring into force all the legal instruments necessary to eradicate the scourge. Although States worldwide support laws banning slavery, the practice still persists in many forms, he noted in his message for the Day, which is observed annually on 2 December. Full Story: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=36933&Cr=SLAVERY&Cr1=
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