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15 Jan, 2017 01:00

Bride Trade

In Tanzania, the tradition of child brides is still prevalent. Despite strict laws against this practice, promising harsh punishment for grooms and parents, young girls are still married off to much older men. In exchange, the family of the bride receives cows that it considers more useful than their daughter.

Watch "Bride Trade" on RTD website and on RT’s live feed. The time of the broadcast is available on RT’s schedule page