Court ruling brings Indonesia closer to ending child marriage – campaigners

File Picture: Muslim women walk in front of Indonesia's constitutional court after attending a trial in Jakarta, Indonesia, December 14, 2017. REUTERS/Beawiharta

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian groups pushing for an increase in the minimum age for girls to marry, from 16, said on Thursday it was encouraged by a Constitutional Court order that legislators should work on a change. Indonesia, the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country, is among the top 10 countries in the world with the highest […]

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