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Archived from the original on 29 July Retrieved 29 July The Pennsylvania State University. If infected the women were treated and their card was withheld until they were cleared of the infection.
The ancient Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite was reputed to have been born near Paphosand a temple was built on the site. In cards were issued. In it was estimated that there were prostitutes working on the island, mainly in NicosiaFamagusta and Limassol. Prostitution in Europe.
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Category Asia portal. Every major town except Kyrenia had a venereal clinic. Sex trafficking occurs in private apartments and hotels, on the street, and within commercial sex outlets in Cyprus including bars, pubs, coffee shops, and cabarets.
CiteSeerX Cyprus Updates. Nightclub owners hired female college students during this period to bypass the cap on the of employees legally permitted in each club and avoid taxes and monitoring.
Northern Cyprus has become a destination for sex tourism. Download as PDF Printable version. Archived from the original on 3 July This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
By the year's end three more suspects were sentenced to imprisonment for encouraging and profiting from prostitution. Konsomatrices are not allowed to have sex with customers, but this restriction is frequently flouted. If it did it would be Tier 3.
Brothels were outlawed by the Governor, Ronald Storrsinbut there were exceptions during WW2 for the use of allied troops. From the 5th century BC sacred prostitution took place at the temple. ISBN Department of State.
Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes file. Every woman in the land was expected to make a journey to the temple once in her lifetime and have sex in exchange for money in the temple grounds.
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Cyprus is a source and destination country for women and children subjected to sex trafficking. Law 60 I of prohibits all forms of trafficking and prescribes penalties of up to 20 years imprisonment. Sexuality, Poverty and Law.
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In the Larnaca Town Museum the registration book is on display, which contains photographs of the town's prostitutes. During this period, women worked under such permits.
Hidden : Use dmy dates from February Namespaces Article Talk. Following the island coming under control of the Britishprostitutes were required to be registered.
Cyprus: sex trade across the divide
The area is increasingly a destination for women from Central AsiaEastern Europe, and Africa who are subjected to forced prostitution in nightclubs d and regulated by the Turkish Cypriot administration. The prostitutes had to have a daily health check, and if clear of infections the card was stamped. The government investigated 13 suspects for sex trafficking in seven in Prostitution is illegal, however in nightclubs, "konsomatrices", who sit with, eat with or entertain customers for money are allowed.
See also: Human trafficking in Cyprus. Unaccompanied children, children of migrants, Romaniand asylum-seekers are especially vulnerable to sex trafficking. Prostitution in Cyprus is not illegal,  but operating brothelsorganising prostitution rings, living off the profits of prostitution, encouraging prostitution or forcing a person to engage in prostitution are illegal activities.
After pleading no contest to the charges, the manager of Mexico nightclub, Mesut Kilicarslan, was sentenced to 15 days in prison for encouraging and profiting from prostitution.
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Some female sex trafficking victims are recruited with false promises of marriage or work as barmaids or hostesses. Prophylactic centres were set up for the troops to attend prior to visiting the brothels where they were issued condoms.
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