Nearly one in three Israeli men have paid for sexual services at least once, while one out of six men have done so more than once, according to a survey conducted by Tel Aviv University. The online survey, conducted in January, polled some 2, Jewish men and women. Most of the respondents did not express an unequivocal stance regarding the ban on hiring sex workers, which became law on Friday , making soliciting or patronizing prostitutes a criminal offense. The majority of those polled, however, said that the law would not reduce the consumption of prostitution and will harm sex workers. The study was led by Dr.
One-third of Israeli Men Have Paid for Sexual Services at Least Once, Survey Finds
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Israel became the first country in Asia to recognize unregistered cohabitation between same-sex couples, making it the first country in Asia to recognize same-sex unions in any capacity. Although same-sex marriages are not performed in the country, Israel recognizes same-sex marriages performed elsewhere. Discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation was prohibited in Same-sex couples are allowed to jointly adopt, following a landmark court decision in