“It might be your body but I own it,” the 28-year-old told his child bride before he raped her on the cold, concrete floor.


Naila Amin is a survivor of forced and child marriage. She is currently pursuing a degree in human services to help survivors of honor-based violence.

Naila’s uncle, claimed her for his 21-year-old son when she was only eight years old, since then, and against all odds, she survived the marriage and was able to break free.