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43 million to Bangladeshi authorities to compensate children used as under-aged camel jockeys in the desert state, a minister said Wednesday.
Last July, UAE authorities, acting on information provided by the Pakistan Embassy, located and repatriated an 8-year-old Pakistani boy who allegedly had been kidnapped to work as a camel jockey, it said.
Pressure group Anti-Slavery International is battling to end the cruel exploitation of children forced to work as camel jockeys in the United Arab Emirates.
Author Dr Fikri M Abu-Zidan studied child camel jockey patients at Al Ain Hospital between 2002 and 2005 and compiled a report entitled 'Prevention of Child Camel Jockey Injuries: A Success Story From The UAE'.
DON'T TAKE THE HUMP: Camel jockey Jennifer Wells takes a rest at the Wirral Show at the Dips, New Brighton.
No, you don't just put your rump on the hump and let 'er ride - at least not if you're a serious camel jockey.
Abu Dhabi: A driver and a camel jockey were caught by the Abu Dhabi Police on of kidnapping another driver in the Western Region in a bid to coerce him into repaying an overdue loan, a statement by the Abu Dhabi Police said.
A three-member bench comprising Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, Justice Ghulam Rabbani and Justice Khalilur Rehman Ramday was hearing a suo moto case pertaining to use of Pakistani children in camel jockey racing in foreign countries.
Many poor countries in Africa and in our neighbourhood provided a steady supply of children to serve as camel jockeys despite fears of varied child abuses in camel jockey training camps, and the dangers of injury from falling amidst a herd of racing camels.
But he could find no more for his rider, formerly a top camel jockey in the UAE, and he was reined in by Monterosso.
Notably, Bangladesh began prosecutions against child camel jockey traffickers.
The Hague, The Netherlands Ahmad Al Ajtebi rose from the ranks of a camel jockey to become a world-class flat-racing jockey and today two women endurance riders will take a huge step in creating history by becoming the first Emirati lady jockeys.
That is because it is a win for the Emirates team," said the former camel jockey, who has now registered five wins in the 2010 Carnival.
Thursday's Classic win adds to an impressive string of victories for the former camel jockey who landed a double at last season's Dubai World Cup meeting and claimed a famous win in the Breeder's Cup Juvenile at the end of 2009.
ISLAMABAD, 13 APRIL 2009 (BALOCHISTAN TIMES) -- A high level UAE delegation on Monday reviewed progress on rehabilitation of camel jockey boys, the UAE embassy said here Monday.