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`Uyghur girls get calls to become `sex slaves` for jihadists`

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 15:28

Chinese police is probing claims that teenage Uyghur girls based outside the restive Xinjiang province were being telephoned and asked to serve as "sex slaves" for Islamic State jihadists in the Middle East.

Chinese man executed for keeping, murdering sex slaves

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 19:37

A Chinese man, who kept six female sex slaves in a dungeon and killed two of them, was executed Tuesday.

China executes man for raping, murdering sex slaves

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 15:27

China on Tuesday executed a man who held six women as sex slaves in an underground prison and killed two of them, state news agency Xinhua said, in a crime which shocked the nation.

Brad Pitt refuses part in slave film to avoid showing shocking images to kids

Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 10:39

Brad Pitt has reportedly refused a main part in his upcoming film `12 Years A Slave` amid concerns that his young children would get disturbed by the shocking imagery.

Japan museum shines light on military`s use of Taiwan sex slaves

Last Updated: Friday, July 12, 2013, 15:17

A Tokyo museum focusing on wartime sex slavery is holding an exhibition on how Taiwanese women sexually exploited by the Japanese army have struggled to recover from their ordeals.

Japanese Mayor`s meeting with 2 former sex slaves cancelled

Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 13:45

Two South Korean women who were forced to serve as wartime sex slaves cancelled a scheduled meeting on Friday with Toru Hashimoto, Mayor of Osaka, a Japanese city, saying it is "worthless”.

David Cameron`s ancestors owned slaves, reveals database

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 22:04

British Prime Minister David Cameron is among some of the famous Britons distantly related to people involved in the slave trade, according to a new database.

Taiwan urges Japan to apologize for using ‘sex slaves` in WWII

Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 12:01

Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou has urged Japan to apologize for using sex slaves from across Asia during World War II.

Japan asks US to remove memorial to Korean sex slaves

Last Updated: Monday, May 21, 2012, 20:01

A team of Japanese officials recently visited New York to ask the US to remove a plaque outside a public library that serves as a memorial to Korean sex slaves captured by Japan during World War II.

SKorea urges `courage` from Japan on sex slaves

Last Updated: Sunday, December 18, 2011, 13:09

President Lee Myung-Bak urged Japan on Sunday to have the "courage" to compensate ageing wartime sex slaves before it is too late.

Malaysian police free 21 Ugandan `sex slaves`

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 18, 2011, 16:10

Malaysian police said on Tuesday they had rescued 21 Ugandan women from forced prostitution.

Chinese man forced sex slaves to act in porn shows

Last Updated: Saturday, September 24, 2011, 17:54

A Chinese man who kept six sex slaves, forced the women into prostitution and to feature in pornographic videos.