Forced Labor: Panel Spotlights Migrant Worker Plight in Mideast

Migrant workers to the Arabian Gulf states are rarely covered by labor law and generally denied the ability to exercise fundamental human rights, including freedom of association, which makes them vulnerable to exploitation and abuse, said panelists at a standing-room-only Capitol Hill briefing Tuesday. Migrant workers to countries such as Bahrain, Kuwait and Qatar endure… [READ MORE]