UK to outlaw forced marriage

UK Government to jail parents in England and Wales who coerce their daughters or sons into forced unions.

    The British government plans to make it a criminal offence to force anyone into a marriage they do not want.

    But finding and prosecuting parents who break the law could be easier said than done.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from London

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    From Cameroon to US-Mexico border: 'We saw corpses along the way'

    'We saw corpses along the way'

    Kombo Yannick is one of the many African asylum seekers braving the longer Latin America route to the US.