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Sinclair wanted to photograph child marries in India and Nepal, because sometimes the boys entering a marriage are also young.“And often they're victims just as much of this harmful traditional practice,” she says.Contact for this story is Amira Al-Shariff, [email protected], 967 733 71 91 24 . “A couple months after she was married, she went to the court and found a lawyer – a woman named Shada Nasser and asked her to help her get a divorce, and she was granted [it],” Sinclair says.
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.
We just want to have it change even faster.” CNN’s Meredith Milstein produced this piece for television.
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Leyualem was whisked away on a mule with a sheet covering up her face.
Sinclair asked the groomsmen why they covered her up; they said it was so she would not be able to find her way back home, if she wanted to escape the marriage. w=300&h=237 300w, sizes="(max-width: 230px) 100vw, 230px" / Sinclair travelled to India and Nepal, and photographed child marriages among some Hindus.