Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men – Times of India


Times of India
Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men
Times of India
Perhaps the biggest step in the campaign was in March last year with the release of guidelines on how to prevent the spread of HIV in men who have sex with men and transgender people. The guidelines came nearly 30 years after the first AIDS case was …
Thailand holds first blood test party in a bid to promote HIV testingSBS

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Pattaya police target sex tourism – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Pattaya police target sex tourism – in pictures
The Guardian
Pattaya is tackling sex tourism and crime as the city attempts to clean up its image by conducting nightly arrests in the popular sex tourism district called the Walking Street. Transgender sex workers are being targeted by authorities, and are fined

Gammy case: new ‘victim’ emerges – The Australian

Gammy case: new 'victim' emerges
The Australian
“A lot of times with sex offences the victim simply cannot take any more because the offender blames them and refuses to proceed as a witness. Even when people plead guilty or are found guilty the sentence sometimes does not appear sufficient when you …

Will A Sting, A Court Award And A Protest Help Stop Global Sex Trafficking? – NPR (blog)


NPR (blog)
Will A Sting, A Court Award And A Protest Help Stop Global Sex Trafficking?
NPR (blog)
India, Thailand, the Philippines. I would say the traffickers there are mainly locals. But again, this is something that happens all over the world. American kids from a neglected household or in foster care are vulnerable to exploitation. There's

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A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya
Wall Street Journal
PATTAYA, Thailand—The Thai junta is on a morality drive and police in Pattaya are trying to help out by arresting and fining the beach resort's transgender sex workers. Pattaya has plenty of other problems. Law enforcers in the city, a two-hour drive

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Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men – Times of India


Times of India
Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men
Times of India
Perhaps the biggest step in the campaign was in March last year with the release of guidelines on how to prevent the spread of HIV in men who have sex with men and transgender people. The guidelines came nearly 30 years after the first AIDS case was …
Thailand holds first blood test party in a bid to promote HIV testingSBS

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Gammy case: new ‘victim’ emerges – The Australian

Gammy case: new 'victim' emerges
The Australian
“A lot of times with sex offences the victim simply cannot take any more because the offender blames them and refuses to proceed as a witness. Even when people plead guilty or are found guilty the sentence sometimes does not appear sufficient when you …

Pattaya police target sex tourism – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Pattaya police target sex tourism – in pictures
The Guardian
Pattaya is tackling sex tourism and crime as the city attempts to clean up its image by conducting nightly arrests in the popular sex tourism district called the Walking Street. Transgender sex workers are being targeted by authorities, and are fined

A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya
Wall Street Journal
PATTAYA, Thailand—The Thai junta is on a morality drive and police in Pattaya are trying to help out by arresting and fining the beach resort's transgender sex workers. Pattaya has plenty of other problems. Law enforcers in the city, a two-hour drive

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After coup and slayings, Thai authorities ponder tourist-tracking – Los Angeles Times


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After coup and slayings, Thai authorities ponder tourist-tracking
Los Angeles Times
Authorities also have been cracking down on red-light districts in tourist areas, blaming Thailand's entrenched sex trade for rising crime rates. The sharp recent drop in tourist visits — 11% in July and 12% in August — was apparent well before the
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