One woman's struggle against
a Jewish prostitution ring
Not only does Argentine-born filmmaker Gabriela Böhm not see anything wrong with airing the dirty laundry in public, she considers it her mission. Meanwhile, some Jewish communities have refused to accept her back into their midst.
Woman denies prostitution charge in UAE saying she was forced
The woman, 'SL', 20, from Morocco, told the Criminal Court in Abu Dhabi this week that she reported the three people to police on two separate occasions, but was ignored and instead, charged with prostitution. She said she arrived in Abu Dhabi last October under the sponsorship of an Egyptian man, but that when she arrived he handed her over to a married couple.
Two accused of male prostitution in UAE
Two men have been accused of profiling themselves as male prostitutes over a social media network, Whoshere, where they offered their dancing and sexual services for money. Prosecutors accused the Emirati defendants, 22-year-old 'AS' and 30-year-old 'AH', of earning their living through prostitution.
Saudi man convicted of sex assault in '06 may be allowed to leave US
A Saudi linguist convicted of sexually assaulting a housekeeper and keeping her a virtual slave for four years in Colorado has cleared initial administrative hurdles to be transferred to Saudi Arabia under a US treaty, angering prosecutors who put him in prison.
Egyptian women protest sex assault at site of attacks
An Egyptian woman activist held a knife while taking part in a protest for women against sexual harassment and against the Islamist dominated Shura Council for blaming women for the attacks against them, in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013.
Egyptian "bodyguards" take stand against sexual assault
Tahrir Bodyguard volunteers gathered over recent days in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt during protests, one week after the square was the site of attacks on more than 25 women on the second anniversary of the uprising that ousted Hosni Mubarak.
Dubai: Sex customer burns another with petrol
A sniffing dog identified a jobless Pakistani who allegedly burnt to death a prostitute’s client because he wanted to have sex with her when she was busy with the other customer, the Dubai Criminal Court head. A 26-year-old known simply as 'MMM', is accused of premeditatedly killing Jamilur Rahman Noor by burning him with petrol on February 5, 2011 at a building in the Al Safiya area of Hor Al Anz.