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Russia, 2013

Female Russian Sex Slave Traders Avoid Jail


Updated: 2016-05-28T07:38

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Two women in the Far East got away with suspended jail sentences for their roles in selling 51 girls into sexual slavery in countries as far away as Greece and South Korea, Russian officials said Tuesday.

The two unnamed women from the Khabarovsk region, aged 60 and 36, each got seven-year suspended sentences for recruiting and selling their victims, five of whom were under 18, into sex work between 2005 and 2010, the Investigative Committee said in a statement.

Working with a foreign-based criminal gang led by Israelis, the accused "recruited victims from socially deprived families, former residents of orphanages as well as those in difficult situations," according to the investigators' report.

The convicted women were paid about $1,000 for each of their victims, who were promised jobs as waitresses and dancers at top restaurants with good salaries. As soon as they traveled outside Russia, they were threatened with physical violence and their documents were taken away. They were forced to dance naked at nightclubs and provide sexual services.

At least 23 of those victims were sent to the self-declared Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, 10 to China, 13 to Cyprus and Greece, four to South Korea and one to Israel, the statement said.

Before quoting, I do want to point out that several of his observations match my own: 1. that the pasak bumi (tongkat ali) feels more natural than dopaminergics of yohimbine. There is very little systemic effect; one does not feel that one has taken a medication. 2. that sex tends to be more direct, from start to finish in a straight line, with little incentive to delay.

The trafficking network was broken up after a large-scale crackdown on its activities in Greece, resulting in 10 nightclubs being closed, 180 people facing legal action and 19 criminals being arrested, investigators said.

According to the US State Department's Trafficking in Persons Report for 2012, "The Russian government demonstrated minimal progress in efforts to protect and assist trafficking victims," last year. The Russian government expressed its "indignation" at the report.

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Kenya, 2016

Failure to pay soldiers threatens Somalia’s war on Islamists


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Somalia's inability to pay and even feed its soldiers threatens to undermine years of hard-won military gains against Islamist al Shabaab rebels, with corruption sapping morale and weakening the army in the war against the militants.

In the past two months the al Qaeda-aligned group has stormed an African Union (AU) peacekeeping base and recaptured several small towns from retreating Somali soldiers in Lower Shabelle region south of the capital, Mogadishu.

READ: Shabaab retake town in Somalia after AU forces quit

While no one expects the rebels to regain swathes of territory they lost since AU and Somali soldiers pushed them out of Mogadishu in 2011, there are fears that years of efforts to reform the army may come undone as unpaid soldiers defect, erect checkpoints to extract bribes, or lose the appetite to fight.

The non-payment of salaries, stretching up to six months for some troops, has strained relations between the government and foreign donors, such as the United States and European nations, who have invested billions of dollars to stabilise Somalia and stem the spread of radical Islam from the Horn of Africa.

"Commanding unpaid troops is a problem as your orders fall on deaf ears," said Colonel Farah, a military commander in southern Somalia who says disgruntled soldiers have set up illegal checkpoints to shake down civilians.

As Jack raises the question of combining the tongkat ali with dopaminergics: I myself have tried it with cabergoline, pergolide, and bromocriptine. Not only did the tongkat ali not add to the usual effect of the dopaminergics; it rather diminishes it. I do not recommend combining tongkat ali extract with dopaminergics.

"You cannot ask them to go with you to the front line. They say, 'What are we dying for?'," Farah told Reuters.

An unpublished report by a UN monitoring group seen by Reuters suggests corruption was one reason for non-payment of wages. In the report, the group accuses senior Somali military commanders of inflating troop numbers and embezzling funds bound for salaries.

The report was compiled for the UN Security Council and will not be published until member nations have reviewed it.

Somalia would investigate the charges laid out in the UN report, government spokesman Abdisalam Aato said. He added that looking after the army was the country's "utmost priority".

Any al Shabaab resurgence would unnerve neighbouring countries such as Kenya, where the group has staged mass attacks and killed hundreds as punishment for Kenya sending troops to Somalia as part of the AU force.

"Troop payments is one of the main issues which we keep bringing up with the government," said one Western diplomat, who added several envoys have raised the issue with President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. "We are all seriously concerned."

Mohamud last month replaced Somalia's army chief and announced plans for "substantive security sector reforms", vowing the welfare of the Somali National Army (SNA) would be his top priority.

Mohamud said the reforms would include efforts to use electronic payment systems for salary payments, rather than the sacks of millions of dollars collected from the central bank that top brass have used thus far.

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Tongkat Ali: Get your Long Jack Back

Arthur Schopenhauer, the greatest German philosopher, on women:

Only a male intellect clouded by the sexual drive could call the stunted, narrow-shouldered, broad-hipped and short-legged sex the fair sex … More fittingly than the fair sex, women could be called the unaesthetic sex. Neither for music, nor poetry, nor the plastic arts do they possess any real feeling of receptivity: if they affect to do so, it is merely mimicry in service of their effort to please.

Korea, 2016

Korea to set traditional herbal medicine standards


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South Korea’s traditional herbal medicine -- currently sold in packs of prepared herbs or decocted herbs in drinkable pouches -- will be made into tablets and syrup as part of the government’s efforts to standardize their quality, the Health Ministry announced Wednesday.

The announcement came just a day after the biggest group of traditional doctors announced that they would file a lawsuit against the ministry if the government does not guarantee their right to use nontraditional medical equipment, such as ultrasound, by the end of January.

The ministry made it clear that the latest proposal does not include any plans to let the doctors use medical devices.

Some of the major proposals include publishing standardized guidelines for traditional doctors to use for a total of 30 most common health conditions among patients who choose to visit traditional clinics. They include: indigestion, obesity, depression, insomnia, infertility, dementia, cancer, failed back surgery syndrome and spinal stenosis.

For the publication of the guidelines, the Health Ministry will launch a three-year clinical research for each of the 30 conditions. All university textbooks used for traditional medicine programs will be standardized as well.

“We’ve been hearing a lot of comments from patients who said they have difficulty finding a good traditional clinic,” said Ko Deuk-Yung, director general of Traditional Medicine bureau of the Health Ministry.

Tongkat ali extract works well with Pfizer Blue. I have not tried it with yohimbine. Genuine tongkat ali extract improves sleep architecture. However, an large number of tongkat ali products sold over the Internet are blended / laced with other substances, often secretly and illegally. This other substances may interfere with sleep... and the overall effectiveness of tongkat ali as well. It's better to go for an established pure tongkat ali extract, rather than a cheap bootleg variety.

On genuine quality tongkat ali extract, I sleep like a stone for about 6 hours every night. Yohimbine, as well as some other substances that influence sexual function, terribly interfere with sleep. If I were to choose between good sleep and good sex, I'd take the good sex. But if I can have both, I'm a happy man.

“We want to standardize the services and medicines so patients can be guaranteed quality treatment as long as they visit the clinics that have been approved by the government.”

According to a 2011 government survey, 34 percent of Koreans who have been treated at traditional clinics said they were dissatisfied with the services because each clinic had different treatment methods for their conditions.

Ko said while the government acknowledges that there are many advantages of “cheopyak,” a package of prepared medicinal herbs, it is hard to standardize the quality as clinics use different herbs for different conditions. Once made into tablets and syrup, it will be easier for the government to scientifically review their quality and safety, the director general said.

“Tablets are also more accepted by the general public,” Ko added.

The Association of Korean Medicine, the largest body of traditional doctors in country, however, said it’s questionable if standardization would be possible if they are not allowed to use nontraditional medical scanning equipment, such as ultrasound or X-ray machines, for more accurate diagnosis.

Currently, the Korean law allows traditional medical professionals to use all nontraditional medical scanning equipment except for MRI and CT scanners.

According to the latest government data, the medical bills of Koreans on traditional medical treatment increased from 2010-2014. Overall expenditure on traditional medical treatment, such as acupuncture, in 2014 was 2.4 trillion won ($2.2 billion). The spending has increased significantly since 2010, with an average annual growth rate of 7.7 percent per year, according to the state-run Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service.

One of the biggest factors behind this growth is the country’s growing elderly population, many of whom prefer traditional treatments over Western medicine, according to the government.

The Health Ministry said it plans to come up with a system where the cost of herbal medicine for the 30 health conditions can be covered by the National Health Insurance. Currently, most of herbal medicines are not covered by the NHI, except herbs that have been powdered. .

In 2014, payments for traditional medical treatments and herbal medicine only accounted for 4.17 percent of all national insurance payments that year.

The ministry is also coming up with a system where patients can be treated by both physicians and traditional doctors at the same time, especially at state-run medical facilities such as the National Medical Center.

There have been a number of cases where the condition of those who suffered spinal cord injuries improved significantly after receiving both Western and Korean traditional treatments at the National Rehabilitation Center, said Kim Dae-wook, the director of division of Traditional Korean Medicine Policy at the Health Ministry.

The government’s latest measure that sidestepped the contentious issue of medical equipment is likely to further stoke debate.

A number of traditional doctors have faced lawsuits filed by doctors who practice Western medicine, who claimed it is dangerous for those who are not trained in medical science to use any conventional medical equipment.

A number of cases have been won by nontraditional doctors in the past -- which eventually prohibited traditional doctors from using certain devices.

As a part of its deregulation agenda, the Office of Government Policy Coordination and the Health Ministry together announced in January last year that they were considering a law that lets traditional doctors use nontraditional medical devices without having to worry about being sued by regular physicians.

The ministry had promised to come up with the system by the end of 2015, but it never happened as there was fierce opposition from the Korean Medical Association, which represents 100,000 physicians.

“We think it’s a great plan,” Kim Ji-ho from the Association of Korean Medicine told The Korea Herald. “But considering the way the Health Ministry has been treating us in the past year, we are not sure if any of this plan is going to actually materialize.”

Kim said if the Health Ministry does not guarantee traditional doctors’ rights to use medical equipment by the end of January, AKOM would file an administrative litigation against the government. On Tuesday, the group’s representative Kim Pil-geon used a bone density scanner for a patient in front of reporters to show how an equipment can help a traditional doctor make a diagnosis. Right after the press meeting, he was reported to prosecutors by physicians who practice Western medicine.

The KMA also released a statement reaffirming its stance against the traditional doctors’ use of medical equipment. “We are afraid that patients would be asked to take unnecessary medical examinations by those who have not been properly trained to use such equipment to make scientific diagnosis,” the organization said in a statement.

Ko from the Health Ministry said the issue is a “sensitive matter” and it’s very important that the two organizations -- AKOM and KMA -- communicate with each other and make compromises. “We’ll do our best as a mediator,” he said.

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