French Culture Minister Targeted Over Sex Tourism

The SunFrench culture minister targeted over sex tourismThe Associated PressPARIS — France's culture minister is struggling to keep his job amid an uproar about a 2005 book in which he details Bangkok's brothels and the pleasure and freedom of paying "boys" for sex. Frederic Mitterrand's candid tale came back to haunt him ...Nicolas Sarkozy backs 'sex tourism' minister Frederic Minister Faces Pressure Over Sex AdmissionNew York TimesFrench minister in 'boy sex' rowBBC NewsAFP -The Press Association -Bloombergall 272 news articles »

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