The young wife posed for this portrait with former classmate Ghada, also a child bride, outside their mountain home in Hajjah. Like most of the girls, Tehani didn’t even know she was getting married, until the wedding night. Tehani describes how she entered the marriage, “They were decorating my hands, but I didn’t know they were going to marry me off.Coming up this evening at 9 p.m., "Piers Morgan Tonight" welcomes one of the most-revered and successful blues musicians of all-time, as Gregg Allman sits down for a candid and honest primetime exclusive.The girl tells the photographer that she is sad to be engaged because she had hoped to become a teacher.Her favorite class was Dari, the local language, before she had to leave her studies to get married. w=300&h=224 300w, sizes="(max-width: 195px) 100vw, 195px" / Amanpour asked Sinclair if the 11-year-old Afghan girl married in 2005, and others like her, consummate their marriages at such an early age.Married and divorced six times, tonight the 64-year-old grandfather reveals plans to tie the knot once again, as he's joined in the studio by his 24-year-old fiancé.
Her sentence included a Sexual Offences Prevention Order, banning her from contact with a child under 16 without permission of a parent.She is one of the 51 million child brides around the world today. Sinclair says while many Afghans told her the men would wait until puberty, women pulled her aside to tell her that indeed the men do have sex with the prepubescent brides.And it's not just Muslims; it happens across many cultures and regions. Sinclair has been working on the project for nearly a decade.Till was born and raised in Chicago and in August 1955, was visiting relatives near Money, in the Mississippi Delta region.He spoke to 21-year-old Carolyn Bryant, the white married proprietor of a small grocery store there.