Virginity for sale: inside Cambodia’s shocking trade
On the margins of the sex industry, an ugly market in virginity has emerged in Cambodia in which rich and powerful men coerce desperate mothers into selling their daughters’ innocence.
Read Abigail Howarth’s article that appeared in the Observer Magazine on 6 July 2014.
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