Many young girls and women work as prostitutes in the slums of Nairobi. All of them have experience of violence and abuse. Aid organizations have been working hard to offer them ways to escape the street.
Young refugees, including minors, have been lured into prostitution by the security guards hired to protect them. Insiders have told a German public broadcaster that the guards pay high prices for young refugees.
A construction boom is pushing sex workers into the sidestreets and onto the doorsteps of schools. One school is fed up with its premises being invaded by unscrupulous characters.
Germany has passed a new prostitution law to fight human trafficking and exploitation. It calls for more control, more regulations and more penalties - and it is not popular in the prostitution industry.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces new criticism over a tape of his son bragging about his father's role in pushing through a controversial gas deal. The comments were made outside a Tel Aviv strip club.
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