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Egypt considers strengthening law baning underage marriage

Egypt's national statistics agency has recently announced that 40 per cent of girls under 18 in Egypt are married. The country's Ministry of Health is finessing a law to criminalise child marriages. In rural areas like Ben Suef, 200 kilometers from cairo, many families say they have no intention of changing their practices.

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