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In Burkina Faso, forcing a girl into marriage means one less mouth to feed

Though illegal, this is the reality in the poverty-stricken country, but some girls have found refuge at a Catholic shelter

15 March 2022 - 18:21 By Anne Mimault

The thought of spending her life with a man she had never met was too much for Marie...

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