Costa Rican Police Rescues Trafficked Minors

first_img Fanny Cordero, PANI’s spokeswomen, said that the teenagers were between the ages of 14 and 17. On the evening of March 15, the police arrived at a bar located in Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí, 80 km to the north of the capital, near the Nicaraguan border. When the police arrived, one of the minors was being forced to enter a room with a customer. One of the girls, age 15, said that she was taken from Nicaragua, with a promise of a nanny job, for which she would be paid $20 per hour. However, she was forced into prostitution by both women, also from Nicaragua. “Every year, PANI assists an average of 35 children that are victims of human trafficking,” Cordero said to the daily La Nación. By Dialogo March 19, 2013center_img Four Nicaraguan minors, who were forced into prostitution by two women that are currently under arrest, were rescued by Costa Rican authorities at a bar located in the country’s north, “Patronato de la Infancia” or PANI (a private entity benefitting children) told the press on March 17. Costa Rica has enforced a law to counter human trafficking since February 2013, which sets eight to 16-year sentences to those promoting human trafficking activities involving minors in exchange for any sort of payment.last_img read more

We have to dream big: Nadiem wants Indonesian to become Southeast Asia’s common language

first_imgOne of the ways to achieve such a goal, Nadiem said, was to create innovations in the language sector by adapting other languages and cultures to serve as a bridge between the Indonesian language and people worldwide.Read also: Listen up, students: Nadiem wants to do away with national examHowever, Nadiem also said it might be difficult to realize his dream. “I’m not sure if we can achieve this goal but we have to dream big,” Nadiem said.  He also stated that innovation was important because it could strengthen Indonesia’s position among other countries, including in Southeast Asia. “So please wait for it,” Nadiem stated. (dpk) Education and Culture Minister Nadiem Makarim said he dreamed of making Indonesian a commonly used language in Southeast Asia.During a meeting with House Commission X overseeing education, Nadiem said realizing the dream would be a mission of the Language Development and Guidance Agency. “The Language Development and Guidance Agency could turn the Indonesian language into a common language of Southeast Asia,” Nadiem said on Thursday as quoted by Topics :last_img read more

Tim Sherwood slams Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for letting Nicolas Pepe take penalty

first_img Coral BarryTuesday 24 Sep 2019 9:10 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link4kShares Sherwood insists Aubameyang should have taken the penalty (Picture: Getty)‘Stick to the plan, the plan is on the board – Aubameyang takes penalties.‘And all of a sudden he just says to his mate !go on you have a go this time”.‘Unless he didn’t fancy it for whatever reason but don’t just give it to him because you want to give him a leg up and go on and get his career started at Arsenal – put the ball in the back of the net, let him create his own chances.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Not a chance [Harry Kane and Sergio Aguero would do that]. I don’t want nice men, I want winners.’Unai Emery confirmed after the game Aubameyang was Arsenal’s penalty taker, but praised his frontman for allowing Pepe to take on the responsibilities.‘Yes, it’s Aubameyang who is responsible for penalties,’ Emery said. Aubameyang is Arsenals usual penalty taker (Picture: Rex Features)‘Also [Alexandre] Lacazette, and today for me is a very big decision from Aubameyang to let Pepe shoot to give him confidence and the possibility to score.‘Really, the responsibility is Aubameyang and I was happy when I saw that decision from Aubameyang.’MORE: Unai Emery reveals triple injury boost ahead of Arsenal clash with Nottingham ForestMore: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves Tim Sherwood slams Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for letting Nicolas Pepe take penalty Pepe scored for Arsenal against Villa (Picture: Getty)Tim Sherwood has slammed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for handing over penalty duties to Nicolas Pepe in Arsenal’s win over Aston Villa.Pepe scored from the spot in a nail-biting 3-2 win for the Gunners, with Aubameyang grabbing the winner in the 84th minute.Arsenal fans were surprised to see Pepe step up to take a penalty in the second half and former Tottenham boss Sherwood was left baffled by Aubameyang’s decision.‘I’m not happy with it,’ Sherwood told Premier League Productions.ADVERTISEMENT Emery’s thoughts after Arsenal’s comeback 3-2 win over Aston VillaTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 8:31FullscreenEmery’s thoughts after Arsenal’s comeback 3-2 win over Aston Villa is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘Stick to the plan, you are the penalty taker, stick to the plan.‘You’re not a pub team, you’re not in the Sunday League where you think, “I’m going to help my mate out, you can take this one because I’ve scored a few goals this year”.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘You’re behind in the game, you need that goal.center_img Comment Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

Dead woman received notice that she is COVID-19 positive

first_imgA woman who has been dead for six months got a notice from the health department stating that she had tested positive for COVID-19.According to reports, Sandra Whittington died of COPD on February 16, weeks before the virus was detected near her home in Shelby County, Tennessee. Her son says the family recently received a notice saying Whittington had tested positive and that she should isolate herself from others.“I’m just having a hard time understanding how they can say someone has COVID-19 when they are not even alive,” Troy Whittington, Sandra’s son, told WATN.Whittingham says the health department claims his mother had taken a COVID-19 test on June 20, about five months after she had passed away and been cremated.The health department issued an apology to the family for the mistake.last_img read more