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Global Voices: I Was Worth 50 Sheep

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Watch March 9, 2014 at 11pm on WMHT WORLD

Following a long practiced tradition in Afghanistan, 10-year-old Sabere was sold to a man in his fifties. For the next six years she was both slave and wife, miscarrying four times. Now at sixteen, she is fighting for her freedom.

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