‘Sold to the Old Man’: Child Brides in Afghanistan

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Sixty percent of women in Afghanistan are married as children, often as young as nine or ten. Here is the story of one girl who escaped from her brutal  husband who is in his sixties.

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Meira Svirsky

Meira Svirsky is the editor of ClarionProject.org

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