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Afghan Women May Be Deprived Of Food If They Disobey Husband's Sexual Demands, According To New Law

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Afghanistan has quietly passed a law permitting Shia men to deny their wives food and sustenance if they refuse to obey their husbands' sexual demands, despite international outrage over an earlier version of the legislation which President Hamid Karzai had promised to review.

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