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Syria’s refugee child brides – via CNN, Arwa Damon

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None of them want to be identified. They carry fear of the regime with them, even as they seek refuge across the border in Jordan.


But “safety” is a relative term. For Syria’s female refugee population, it has meant trading fear of death in their homeland for fear of something many consider to be worse: rape.


There have been various stories of sexual harassment and rape in Zaatari camp — teeming with masses who continue to stream across the border.


Written by mariquita

August 11, 2013 at 7:11 am

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