No one would connect the boys to the older, white men - and a pair of Chinese somethings - seated under a tree, or to the young man with the mobile phone leaning on a parked motorbike. The boys, aged from 14 to 24, walk in pairs for greater safety, making eye contact with the men, who then communicate their choices to the man with the mobile phone. Once the deal is done, the boys move to a side alley to wait for their clients. If no one passes muster, the men head to one of dozens of bars and karaoke lounges that offer boys for sex. Thailand is a source, transit and destination country for children trafficked for sexual exploitation. Of these, at least 40 percent are under 18, and a significant number are boys, according to rights groups.
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V annith Uy is the owner of what translates from Khmer as a "mobile nail salon", although the word salon is a stretch. Three years ago, when she arrived from the countryside, Uy had a different plan. She wanted to open a hair and beauty salon on proper premises in the Cambodian capital. The man was a police general who frequented the beer garden where Uy worked as a kitchen help, she says. He bought Chamnan for six days and nights. She was allowed to call her mother once a day. Uy received cash payment in full, but her planned salon never materialised.
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In Thailand as however and around the world, there are popular specialized international dating sites. Representatives of both sexes actively use them, creating the huge database. It is wrong to consider that users of such services are interested only in search of romantic or sexual adventures.
A few years ago just after moving to Thailand to a small northern town, I had problems with my bank. They sent a statement and as it was returned they cancelled my saving account. I usually took my money out of my visa account and my bank settled the bills monthly. Well the machine kept my card, as I contacted the bank they told me I would have to come to my own country to open a new account; a very easy thing to do if you only have baht in your pocket. I had no problems with my accommodation, the owner of a small guesthouse was my friend and I could stay as long as I liked.