Where do you need your daughter to be whenever she actually is 13? In college, or in sleep by having a grown man? The response to this relevant real question is mostly beyond argument in a lot of the planet. In Islamic communities, but — including non-Arab and Turkey that is theoretically secular response is anybody’s guess. Frequently in such states, law enforcement energy associated with federal federal government doesn’t fight the tradition that is patriarchal instead, like in Turkey, it supports it:
40% of girls under 18 in Turkey are forced into wedding (in accordance with Turkish Philanthropy Funds).
In 2018, a government body under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s jurisdiction suggested that, according to Islamic law, girls as young as 9 and boys as young as 12 could marry january. (more…)