Pakistani Christian Teenager Who Was Kidnapped and Forced Into Islamic Marriage is Now Pregnant, Confined to One Room, and Being Repeatedly Raped by Abductor

Huma Younus | Aid to the Church in Need

A Pakistani Christian teenager who was kidnapped and forced into an Islamic marriage last year is now pregnant and confined to one room by her abuser, an attorney representing her family has said.

Tabassum Yousaf, a lawyer representing the parents of 15-year-old Huma Younus, told the Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need International that the teenager informed her parents by phone that she is pregnant after being repeatedly raped by the man who abducted her.