Child bride forced into marriage every 7 seconds

Child bride forced into marriage every 7 seconds
 

A child bride is forced into marriage every seven seconds, according to a shocking new report from Save the Children.
Gorbachev warns of nuclear war risk as Russia-America tension rises Girls as young as 10 and no older than 15 are being forced to marry much older men in countries such as Afghanistan, Yemen, India and Somalia, the report says.
Girls living in countries ravaged by conflict, as well as those suffering from poverty and humanitarian crises are at particular risk.
The report, Every Last Girl, which was released to coincide with International Day of the Girl also ranks countries... read more

 
11 October 2016 in Hot News, Views: 37
Source: Metro
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