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At the end of this hallway is a doorway to a brothel. In order to curb human trafficking, the kingdom of Cambodia passed a law that makes prostitution illegal. But then commercial sex workers are being targeted and feel that their rights are being violated under this new law. Many organizations who work with this population are worried that this might make prostitution go underground and will make it harder for these women to get free reproductive health services. Cambodia has seen a decrease of AIDS/HIV infections the past few years and many fear that this might come to a halt if sex/entertainment workers were to go underground. To read more about this, go here.

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Taken on August 19, 2008