Two Czech women brought to the UK for prostitution had been working in an executive gated development just yards from the main Cardiff Bay police station.
Today the pair who admitted to trafficking the women into Wales were given jail sentences at Newport Crown Court.
The case comes amid fresh warnings that trafficking is a growing problem here in Wales.
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