Egypt: If only there was khul ...
Source:ISIM Review 17
Egyptian women are the first in the Middle East to have gained the right to unilateral divorce through a procedure called khul. This article in the ISIM Review explores how cartoons and films now depict khul in a negative way.
Submitted on Wed, 06/21/2006 - 23:00
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