Mary Turner

Gulen, Gaziantep, Turkey

Yesim Ger, a Turksish woman from Gulen, Gaziantep, helps two young Syrian girls dress in the outfits they will wear to a secret Syrian wedding near Gaziantep. Child marriage, although not uncommon in Syria, has increased in the Syrian population now living in Turkey. There is huge pressure on many women living alone with their children to marry their daughters off. Many believe that young women will be safer married despite their young age.

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Mary Turner
Gulen, Gaziantep
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