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14-year-old wife freed from 80-year-old husband (Saudi Arabia)

November 28, 2010


Source: Emirates 24/7 Okaz quoted Rahim as saying he had not cheated the girl on the grounds he had come to her house and asked her father to marry her. (SUPPLIED) A 14-year-old Saudi girl who had been forced to marry an 80-year-old man finally became free after an unknown benevolent man paid back the […]

Mexican convicted of luring women into US sex slavery

November 24, 2010


Source: BBC NEWS The women were forced to have sex with dozens of customers a night, prosecutors said A Mexican man faces life in prison after being convicted in the US of luring 10 women to the state of Georgia and forcing them into sexual slavery. A federal jury in Atlanta found Amador Cortes-Meza, 36, […]

Kyrgyzstan Bride Kidnapping

November 12, 2010


80-year-old man marries 14-year-old

November 3, 2010


A Saudi old man aged above 80 years has married a 14-year-old girl and is refusing to divorce her unless she pays him back his wedding money, the Saudi Ajel Arabic language online paper reported on Wednesday. The bride’s father, Showan Ateen, said his daughter had been forced to marry that man from the southwestern […]