YEMEN: 11 Year Old Girl Nada Al-Ahdal's Plea to End Child Marriage

As of July 24th, 2013, more than 6.6 million people have viewed the plea of 11 year old Nada Al-Ahdal to end child marriage. She ran away from her home and said that she "would rather die," than be forced into a child marriage, which in Yemen claims more than 50% of girls before age 18, and 14% before age 15, in which unions domestic abuse and gender-based violence are commonplace.

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