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  • Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attends the 'Girl Summit 2014' in London on July 22, 2014.
    October 12, 2014
    The Bangladeshi government should set 18 as the minimum age for marriage to comply with international prohibitions against child marriage. Recent media reports indicate the prime minister’s cabinet is considering a revision to the law to make 16 the minimum age of marriage for girls. The minimum age for men would be 18.