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Turkey’s AK Party to Review Controversial Bill on Underage Marriage

By Gulsen Solaker and Humeyra Pamuk ANKARA, Nov 22 – Turkey‘s ruling party has withdrawn for review a proposed bill allowing men accused of sexual abuse to avoid sentence, but a public uproar has persisted, with opposition parties and civil society groups calling for it to be canceled entirely. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the

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