Outrage after Malaysian man marries 11-year-old Thai girl

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Malaysian Muslims under 16 are allowed to marry with permission of a religious court

The marriage of a Malaysian man to an 11-year-old Thai girl has sparked outrage in the Muslim-majority country with one activist on Sunday labelling the groom a child predator.

Malaysian Muslims below the age of 16 are allowed to marry with the permission of a religious court.

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