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Fifteen year-old Lou Li cries as she recounts the eight months that she spent forcibly "married" to a farmer in Yunnan, West China. Lou Li was tricked away from her home and sold to the farmer for 6,500 RMB in September 2006 and escaped in April 2007.  Girls in China are increasingly targeted and stolen as there is a shortage of wives as the gender imbalance widens with 120 boys for every 100 girls..PHOTO BY SINOPIX
Fifteen year-old Lou Li cries as she recounts the eight months that she spent forcibly "married" to a farmer in Yunnan, West China. Lou Li was tricked away from her home and sold to the farmer for 6,500 RMB in September 2006 and escaped in April 2007. Girls in China are increasingly targeted and stolen as there is a shortage of wives as the gender imbalance widens with 120 boys for every 100 girls..PHOTO BY SINOPIX