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Bangladeshi factory workers 'enslaved'

Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus decries working conditions in country's garment factories.

Last Modified: 23 May 2013 08:21
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Bangladesh's factory workers are being treated like slaves, Muhammad Yunus, the country's Nobel laureate, has said.

In an interview with Al Jazeera, Yunus said Bangladeshi should not be a "country of slave labour" and that the situation must change.

"We want to have a country with dignified women working with their beautiful skills so that they can make everybody happy with our products, and at the same time, we earn a decent income for ourselves. That's the whole idea," Yunus said.

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