Tagged: under-age marriage

‘Brides of Death: Young Bride Victims in Yemen (Report)’, al-Masri al-Youm (Egypt), 21st September 2013

‘زواج القاصرات في اليمن’

The reunification of Yemen in 1990 left a gap in the legal system in regards to legal marital age of girls. Opposed by clerics and Islamist parliamentarians, progressives and human rights organizations are attempting to push a new law into effect.

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