Daily Mail—An eight-year-old child bride has died in Yemen of internal bleeding sustained during her wedding night after being forced to marry a man five times her age, activists have claimed.
The girl, identified only as Rawan, died in the tribal area of Hardh in northwestern Yemen, which borders Saudi Arabia.
Activists are now calling for the groom, who is believed to be around 40 years old, and her family to be arrested so they can face justice in the courts.
Angry Man, a blogger, posted that the man was 'an animal who deserved to be punished severely for his crime'.
'All those who supported such a crime should also be punished,' he added.
Does that include Muhammad? (Continue Reading.)
Monday, September 9, 2013
Eight-Year-Old Yemeni Bride Dies of Internal Injuries on First Night of Forced Marriage to 40-Year-Old Man
According to Qur'an 33:21, Muhammad is the pattern of conduct for Muslims. Since Muhammad had sex with Aisha when she was only nine years old, the practice of marrying child-brides continues in many Muslim countries. Little girls are dying because of Muhammad.