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Article Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-28466434
Doubts are growing about the authenticity of an edict attributed to the Sunni Islamist group Isis controlling the Iraqi city of Mosul about female genital mutilation (FGM). 616 more words
Apparently child marriage is caused by father’s need to gamble and drink. Since there is no child marriage in countries where gambling and drinking is allowed, maybe Pakistan should change these laws in order to save children?
A section of the world convened on the 22nd of July 2014 in London for the girl summit in a bid to commit to end child marriage. 1,025 more words