Dubai has an escaping Princess problem, caused by domestic violence and forced marriages according to the ex-wife of Dubai’s ruler.
There are over 5,000 cases of adults petitioning on behalf of minors and nearly 3,000 examples of minors seeking to bring in older spouses or fiances, shows a data requested by the Senate Homeland Security Committee.
The United Nations children's agency reports a significant drop in the number of child marriages worldwide. Unicef estimates 25 million child marriages have been prevented in the past decade.
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