Meknes - The phenomenon of child marriage doesn’t exist in Morocco, but girls who are 16 or 17 years old get married voluntarily and ask for a judge’s approval themselves, according to Abdelilah Benkirane in an interview with the Spanish news agency EFE on June 3.

Abdelilah Benkirane, Morocco's Head of Government
Chaïmae Bouazzaoui is a journalist.