What is the right age to get married for young lovers?

What is the right age to get married for young lovers?

Kuala Lumpur : Malaysia | Nov 23, 2012 at 11:46 AM PST
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A mosque in Malaysia where the marriage of a 14-year-old girl and a 23-year-old teacher has triggered a debate

A 12-year-old girl married to a 19-year-old boy in Malaysia. The young lovers marriage was granted by court and with permission of the girl's father.

Saad Mustafa, girl's father agreed to get them married before they do "something improper." The decission slammed by Malaysian activists on Friday, calling the government to outlaw child marriages.

"I don't understand why this is allowed in a country like Malaysia... We are talking about a developed country," she told AFP. "The concern is that this is a child being married off... No parents should be doing this."

This is something that every parents should be careful about. I couldn't believed this is happening now.

Whatever it is, respect to others beliefs and laws should always consider and not judging them for the acts they did.

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