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Child bride, 15, who was forced to marry at 14 in Turkey, dies in labour from complications brought on by giving birth so young
Derya B, a child bride forced into marriage at 14, has died after complications from childbirth, aged 15, in Turkey
- Girl, known as Derya B, was married at 14 and quickly became pregnant
- She gave birth a week ago in a village in east Turkey but suffered in labour
- Died after brain hemorrhage, believed to be linked to giving birth so young
A girl who was forced into an arranged marriage at 14 has died in labour after suffering a brain hemorrhage.
According to Huriyet daily news, Derya B was married in a religious ceremony and gave birth a week ago, aged 15.
She died of complications related to giving birth at such a young age, it is believed.
Derya died in a private hospital in Batman, east Turkey, on October 17.
Police are investigating the circumstances of her death.
Gynecology expert Professor M.D. Aydan Biri told the Turkish paper: ‘It is dangerous for a child bride to get pregnant. The mortality rate is higher in adolescent pregnancies.