In Yemen, women protest delay on child marriage ban

Hundreds of women protested today in Yemen, urging the government to pass a fiercely debated bill that would ban child marriage: roughly half of Yemeni girls are married before turning 18– with some only half that old.

via:[http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2010/0323/In-Yemen-women-protest-delay-on-child-marriage-ban]

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