They lined up the detainees and ordered them to undress and lie down. The officers then searched the anal cavity of each prisoner, claiming that they were looking for contraband cellphones. The men screamed and wept. Those who resisted were threatened by barking dogs and beaten until they bled. Hundreds of detainees suffered similar sexual abuse during the event on March 10 at Beir Ahmed prison in the southern city of Aden, according to seven witnesses interviewed by The Associated Press.
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Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT rights in Asia are limited in comparison to many other areas of the world. Same-sex sexual activity is outlawed in at least twenty Asian countries. In some relatively less religiously conservative Muslim-majority countries such as Azerbaijan and Jordan , homosexuality is legal, but usually socially unacceptable. Egalitarian relationships modeled on the Western pattern have become more frequent, though they remain rare. Japan, Israel, Thailand, Taiwan and Nepal are the major players in legislation. They were later joined by Vietnam and the Philippines.
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Our United Arab Emirates tours take you to the ultra-modern city of Dubai - boasting towering skyscrapers, massive shopping malls and idyllic beach resorts, and so much more. The United Arab Emirates is made up of seven separate emirates, most notably, the capital city of Abu Dhabi - an oil-rich haven which has become a melting pot of unique cultures and is a hub for various sport and leisure activities, and not forgetting its decadent cuisine! Our United Arab Emirates tours explore the city of Dubai, where you can enjoy a spectacular Dhow cruise on Dubai Creek, feasting on board while listening to live music and watching mesmerising Tanura dancers.