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Current Event Summary This is article is mainly about how this 12 year old Yemeni girl was forced into marriage at only age 12. There is no known cause or reason on why this marriage occurred but she became pregnant with her husband and she later died giving birth from severe bleeding her baby dying as well after struggling three days in labor. Current Event AMMAN, Jordan (CNN) -- A 12-year-old Yemeni girl, who was forced into marriage, died during a painful childbirth that also killed her baby, a children's rights group said Monday. Fawziya Ammodi struggled for three days in labor, before dying of severe bleeding at a hospital on Friday, said the Seyaj Organization for the Protection of Children. "Although the cause of her death was lack of medical care, the real case was the lack of education in Yemen and the fact that child marriages keep happening," said Seyaj President Ahmed al-Qureshi. Born into an impoverished family in Hodeidah, Fawziya was forced to drop out of school and
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2009 for the course CTS cts1328 taught by Professor Hammad during the Spring '09 term at DeVry Tinley Park.

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