Child Bride Practice Rising In Iran, Parliament Seeks To Lower Girl's Legal Marriage Age To 9
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Child Bride Practice Rising In Iran, Parliament Seeks To Lower Girl's Legal Marriage Age To 9

Tehrān : Iran | Aug 30, 2012 at 2:12 PM PDT
Source: International Business Times
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Hundreds of girls below the age of 10 are forced into marriage in Iran every year -- and the trend is experiencing a dramatic increase. According to recent data released by Iran's Association of Children's Rights, the number of girls married in Iran under the age of 15 went from 33,383 in 2006 to 43,459... FULL ARTICLE AT International Business Times
 
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