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07-29-2009, 08:14 PM #1
Child Brides--Must SEE
Ghulam Haider was sad to be getting engaged, as she wanted to be a teacher.
Ghulam washes the hands of relatives at her home. Child brides typically are little more than servants in their in-laws' homes.
A portrait of soon-to-be-wed Faiz Mohammed, 40, and Ghulam Haider, 11, at her home.
Roshan Kasem, 8, plays at a gathering of friends and family to celebrate her engagement to 55-year-old Said Mohammed.
The brides father said he is unhappy giving his daughter away at such a young age, but has no choice due to severe poverty.
Roshan Kasem, 8, plays on the day of her engagement to Said Mohammed, 55, at her home in the village of Chavosh in Ghor province.
A portrait of Said Mohammed, 55, and Roshan Kasem, 8, on the day of their engagement.
Majabin, 13, and Zalayha, 29, both wives of farmer Mohammed Fazal, 45, do work around their mud home in a village on the outskirts of Mazar Al Sharif.
Portrait of Mohammed Fazal, 45, with his two wives. Fazal was offered Majabin as a debt settlement when her father could not pay after a night of playing cards.
Police woman Malalai Kakar* sits by the bedside of fifteen-year-old Jamila who was stabbed by her husband Janan, 35. Jamila angered her husband by fleeing home to stay with her mother after enduring years of abuse.
*Note: In September 2008, Malalai Kakar was assassinated by the Taliban. The most high-profile policewoman in Afghanistan, Kakar was head of Kandahar's department of crimes against women.
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07-29-2009, 08:45 PM #2
07-29-2009, 10:27 PM #3
creepy... y would some1 get married at the age of 55
07-30-2009, 03:20 AM #4
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08-01-2009, 10:29 PM #7
so sad... damn its extreme slavery in form of marriages...
hope pple are enlightened..
08-01-2009, 11:03 PM #8
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09-08-2009, 09:06 AM #13
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09-08-2009, 09:50 AM #15
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Wtf!! No commentssorry dude .... Hash