Forced marriage still an issue in Pakistan

February 12, 2014

PAKISTAN, Madyan : Offering young girls as brides in compensation to settle disputes persists in many areas of Pakistan, the practice is known as "swara" and according to government data it is on the rise in the Swat valley.


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