However, prostitutes are visible on some street corners of the major cities. Export Citation Export to NoodleTools. According to Plutarchthere were many "slaves" in the army of the Parthian general Surena. Anthony A. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton downgraded Iran to "Tier 3", noting that the country makes no significant effort to solve trafficking problems, mainly in relation to prostitution and forced labor.
In Tehran, Tabrizand Astarathe number of teenage girls exploited in sex trafficking reportedly continues to increase.
Latest Content. Access supplemental materials and multimedia. The Body. Spiegel Online International. Prostitution in Iran is illegal, and incurs various punishments ranging from fines and jail terms to execution for repeat offenders. Articles containing Latin-language text CS1: