PCG rescues 13 women about to be brought illegally to Malaysia
By Betheena Unite
The promise of well-compensated yet unidentified jobs in Malaysia prompted 13 women to fall for an alleged human trafficking scheme in Zamboanga City, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said Tuesday.
But just before they could be transported to Sandakan, Sabah in Malaysia, men from the Coast Guard and other government agencies rescued the 13 women from a MV Antonia-1, a vessel owned and operated by Aleson Shipping Line Incorporated.
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