Iran: Report on child marriages in Iran

According to a shocking report, in the first 9 months of the Persian year, 181,133 girls under the age of 19 got married, which accounts for 34 percent of the marriages (in Iran), according to the state-run Iran Online website on October 22, 2017.
According to the Deputy Head of the Women and Family Department at the Presidential Office, the province of Khorasan Razavi ranks first in terms of child marriage with 6,759 cases; these are children, whose games suddenly turn serious, while their dolls turn into real children.

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