10-Year-Old Muslim ‘Bride’ Argues Marriage Not for Children

A stunning debate has been captured on video that features a 10-year-old Yemeni “bride” who was ordered by her parents into a “contract” marriage and an Islamic cleric who argues that such arrangements are ordinary and he would “marry her[off] for sure” if she has “reached puberty.” The video comes from the Middle East Media Research Institute, which monitors, interprets and analyzes media reports from the region. The video was aired Sept. 16 by the Lebanese Al-Jadid/New TV channel. The Read more […]