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Virginity suspicion gets husband lashes in Saudi Arabia

Virginity suspicion gets husband lashes in Saudi Arabia

Dec 30, – Riyadh: A Saudi news website says a judge in the holy city of Makkah ordered a man to be lashed 20 times for accusing his spouse of not being a virgin when they married. Al Sharq Online reported Monday that the Yemeni man was sentenced to be flogged in one session for […]

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Survey: Afghans more optimistic for future

Survey: Afghans more optimistic for future

Dec 05, – A year before the scheduled drawdown of NATO forces, a majority of Afghans say their country is moving in the right direction, despite high concerns about insecurity, corruption and unemployment, according to a survey. With a presidential election approaching and ISAF troops preparing to leave the country by the end of 2014, […]

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