A nightclub manager in Amman greets his guests with a warm welcome and, unusually for Jordan , an alcoholic drink. He tells them the girls will arrive shortly. A man on a microphone introduces the women, who make their way into the club through a cloud of thick cigarette smoke. She is wearing a low-cut top and the tattoo on her arm says "life has many obstacles" in Arabic. As the night wears on she tells her story, one of disappointment and exploitation. Aaliyah came to Jordan alone from Syria , fleeing the war but leaving her family behind.
Sexuality in Jordan | Jordan - Lonely Planet Forum - Thorn Tree
It is certainly not the only Middle Eastern country where sex work has become commonplace. But controversy around prostitution often looks the wrong way, or sees what it wants to see. A closer look at the phenomenon of sex work - or rather, what is assumed to be sex work — in Jordan brings up a complicated picture. There are horrific stories of human trafficking, and of young women and even children being deceived and forced to enter prostitution. And within that there are shades of grey. Women do often choose such arrangements, but that may be because of a lack of better choices. Sex work is a controversial topic in Jordanian society.
Could I get the names of these clubs? Just to clarify things, when you refer to pulling a girl from a club, do you mean normal girls that are doing this for fun or girls who are paid for the service prostitutes? Could i get the names too. HAHA omg people you want the names of the clubs? Again, I may be wrong.