The Czech government has received a report criticising the living conditions of Slovak Romanies and comparing them to a humanitarian crisis, the public Czech Television said today. Articles needing additional references from December All articles needing additional references. Foreign and Czech victims are offered an automatic day period of reflection, during which time they receive government-funded assistance through NGO providers while they decide whether to cooperate with law enforcement in the criminal investigation. Once in a destination country, traffickers ensured victims' compliance by confiscating their travel documents and using isolation, drug and alcohol dependence, violence, threats of violence toward the victim or her family, and the threat of arrest and deportation. In , the Czech government approved a law to license prostitutes and confine the trade to certain areas as part of an effort to curb prostitution and reduce organized crime.