One morning, Reuters photographer Mohammad Salem received a phone call from a friend asking if he was interested in covering a wedding in the north of the Gaza Strip. “At first I said no, that I wasn't interested because I thought it was a regular wedding, but (then) he told me the groom was very young,” he told Thomson Reuters Foundation by phone from Gaza. “How young?”, he asked his friend. After learning that the groom was 15 and his wife-to-be just 14 years old, Salem darted off to the couple’s neighbourhood to meet them.
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