|Bride kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan|
In Kyrgyzstan, half of the Kyrgyz ethnic women are married after being kidnapped and raped by the men who becomes their husband, even though this practice is illegal since 1994.
Countries where marriages are arranged and forced: (see the map below)
|Kyrgyzstan kidnapped woman being prepared for the forced wedding|
|Burulai Turdaaly Kyzy mural in Bishkek|