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South Korean Olympic Skater Banned for Depantsing Fellow Athlete Moves to China to Compete

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A South Korean-born Chinese Olympic skating champion, who has been banned from the South Korean national team due to sexual harassment, might not be able to represent China during the upcoming Winter Olympics in February 2022. 

Under a new flag: Short track speed skating champion Lim Hyo-jun obtained Chinese citizenship to compete for China in 2022. However, a rule established by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) might throw a wrench in his plans, Arirang reports.

Estonian Man Fined $9 After He’s Caught Slapping Married Vietnamese Woman’s Bottom

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Outrage has erupted on Vietnamese social media after an Estonian man was fined a mere 200,000 Vietnamese dong ($8.60) for sexually harassing a woman in Ho Chi Minh City earlier this year.

The incident, which was caught on surveillance camera, occurred in the elevator of an apartment building in District 2 — home to a large expatriate community — around 8 p.m. on July 11.

Student Burned to Death When She Wouldn’t Keep Quiet About Her Principal’s Alleged Sexual Harassment

A female student at an Islamic school in Feni, Bangladesh has died days after unidentified individuals set her on fire in apparent retaliation for a sexual harassment report she had made against the school principal.

On March 27, Nusrat Jahan Rafi, 18, filed a police report accusing the principal, Maulana Siraj Ud Doula, of sexually harassing her multiple times, with teachers urged her to keep quiet about it.

Julie Chen Defends CBS CEO Husband After 6 Women Accuse Him Of Sexual Misconduct

Julie Chen is standing by her husband, CBS CEO Les Moonves, after an explosive report from the New Yorker implicated him in multiple sexual harassment allegations.

On Friday, the prominent Asian American television host of “The Talk” and “Big Brother” posted a statement on Twitter, calling her husband of 14 years a “kind, decent, and moral human being.”  

Korean World Cup Reporter Kissed by Russian Women on Live TV Sparks Sexual Harassment Debate

A South Korean male reporter forcibly kissed by two Russian female fans while broadcasting at the World Cup late last month has triggered a sexual harassment debate on Chinese social media.

Jeon Gwang-ryeol was reporting for South Korean TV channel MBN on June 28 when one Russian female fan suddenly appeared onscreen and kissed him on the cheek.