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Cross-dressers arrested in Bahrain

By |2018-01-16T08:35:58-05:00January 14th, 2010|News|

by Rex Wockner

International News Briefs

Gulf News reported Jan. 4 that nine cross-dressers were arrested at a hotel discotheque in Manama, Bahrain, on New Year’s Eve and charged with public debauchery. The report said the men were of differing Arab nationalities.
Gulf News also reported that two journalists in Cairo have been jailed for a year for outing three celebrities. Al-Balagh Al-Gadid Editor-in-Chief Abdou el-Maghrabi and reporter Ehab al-Agami reportedly filed a story claiming that three actors had been caught in a compromising homosexual situation at a hotel.

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