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Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Teenage Child Bride Who Was Forced To Marry At 14, Dies In Labour.

A girl who was forced into an arranged marriage at 14 has died in labour after suffering a brain hemorrhage. According to reports, Derya B was married in a religious ceremony and gave birth a week ago, aged 15.

She died of complications related to giving birth at such a young age, it is believed. Derya died in a private hospital in Batman, east Turkey, on October 17.

Police are investigating the circumstances of her death. 

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