Paedophile ring guilty of trafficking, rape and organising prostitution 15 May 2013 UK Report by Primedia Broadcasting published on 2013/05/15 06:56:50 +0000 Girls as young as 11 were forced into prostitution and trafficked around the country by the Oxford paedophile ring. The gang of seven - convicted at the Old Bailey on Tuesday - used and abused their victims over long periods of time, subjecting them to "extreme depravity", including biting and being horse-whipped. Thousands of British troops will start serving longer tours in Afghanistan, the defence secretary has announced. From October, soldiers will be deployed for up to eight months instead of six, rising to up to nine from next year. Europeans are developing some very strong feelings about Germany, which many call the most trustworthy, most arrogant and least compassionate nation in Europe, according to a fascinating new study by Pew. The study summarizes Pew’s findings on whom Europeans consider to be the most and least trustworthy, arrogant and compassionate. Germans are considered by far the most trustworthy. Germans are also seen as the most arrogant. Italians say that their country is the least trustworthy. Everyone sees themselves as the least arrogant.