Woman taken Pakistan for marriage appeals to school for help

Forced to leave Italy to marry man chosen by family

(ANSA) - Monza, September 18 - A 23-year-old Pakistani woman has sent a letter to her old school in the northern Italian city of Monza to ask for help after she was forced to return to Pakistan by her father to marry a man chosen by her family, sources said Tuesday.
    The young woman said her father didn't reveal to her the real reason why he had taken her back to their country of origin until they had arrived.
    "Please help me, my future is in Italy", the young woman reportedly wrote. "They took all my documents and left me here.
    "My father forced me to leave before I could finish my fourth year" of high school and "I know one of the professors was asking where I was".


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