Iran faces taboo topic of prostitution

Feb 12, 2006 at 09:08 PM Iran faces taboo topic of prostitution – The Independent (December 13, 2002) – By Sapa-DPA Tehran – When the Islamic system was created in Iran in 1979, prostitution topped the list of taboo subjects. But today the situation cannot be ignored as prostitution is...

Human Trafficking and Forced Prostitution

Feb 12, 2006 at 09:22 PM “Human Trafficking and Forced Prostitution” –www.irandokht.com Katherine Toliao Consciousness and concern over the growing global market for sexual slavery is arising across the international community. Mainstream media, the internet, and women’s magazines, in Iran and worldwide, have spoken out against the injustices of human...

Revolutionary Guards Make Major Porn Haul

Feb 12, 2006 at 09:10 PM AFP (December 23, 2002) – Iran’s “Revolutionary Guards”, police make major “porn” haulTEHRAN, Dec 23, 2002 (AFP) – Iranian police and members of the Revolutionary Guard have shut down 92 centers producing and distributing “immoral and pornographic” material, the Kayhan newspaper reported Monday. Material...

Iran Tribemen Sell Girls in Pakistan

Feb 12, 2006 at 09:12 PM ANI (April 28, 2003) – 53 Iranian tribesmen jailed for selling girls in Pakistan Tehran, Apr. 28, 2003 (ANI): An Iranian court has sentenced a group of 53 tribesmen to a total of 281 years in prison for luring scores of destitute young girls...

An Iranian Prostitute’s Electronic Plea

Feb 12, 2006 at 09:15 PM An Iranian Prostitute’s Electronic Plea for Help Pacific News Service, Behrouz Saba, Commentary Editor’s Note: In an online diary and radio interview, an Iranian woman selling herself to survive documents her ordeal and the plight of many women in Iran. The student rebellion against...

40 pak men trafficking girls

Feb 10, 2006 at 02:18 PM The Tribune (October 23, 2002) – 40 Pakistani men sentenced for trafficking in girls Islamabad, An Iranian court has sentenced 40 Pakistanis to varying jail terms for smuggling teenaged girls to Pakistan for prostitution.A Pakistani daily, ‘The News International’, quoting an Iranian newspaper ‘Khorassan’,...

18 Year Old Girl Flees Traffickers

Feb 10, 2006 at 11:23 AM Women’s Committee, National Council of Resistance of Iran, July 7, 2002 – 18 Year Old Girl Flees TraffickersAn 18-year-old girl, who has fled human traffickers, revealed that a large number of girls are being kept in the basement of a house. They are there...