Many children disappear from shelter

In the past five years, at least sixty Vietnamese children 'with an unknown destination' have disappeared from protected shelter in the Netherlands. These children, especially teenagers, are part of a larger group of 1,080 underage asylum seekers who disappeared from different locations of the immigration shelter between 2013 and 2017, and of whom no one knows where they are.

29 Mar 2019

Almost all young Vietnamese in protected shelters disappear

Vietnamese minors leave the protected shelter in the Netherlands with an unknown destination. Two of them tragically died in late October 2019 in a refrigerated truck in Essex, UK, together with 37 other migrants. Researchers see signs of human trafficking and smuggling. How could this happen? Our journalists paid a visit to one of these shelters.

23 Mar 2020