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Breaking: UAE announces relaxing of Islamic laws, now allows unmarried couples to cohabitate, criminalize “honor killings”

Estimated Reading Time: 2The United Arab Emirates announced on Saturday a major overhaul of the country’s Islamic personal laws, allowing unmarried couples to cohabitate, loosening alcohol restrictions and criminalizing so-called “honor killings.” The broadening of personal freedoms reflects the changing profile of a country that has sought to bill itself[Read More…]