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Malaysian Muslim Divorce Rate Up: Muslim Couple Splits Every 15 Minutes

Malaysia Divorce

First Posted: 04/27/11 03:26 PM ET Updated: 06/27/11 06:12 AM ET

Malay Mail Online:

An otherwise mundane Dewan Negara question and answer session was lightened up during a query on divorce cases among Malaysian Muslims.

Datuk Fatimah Hamat was the first to raise eyebrows across the senate hall when revealing that in every 15 minutes a Muslim couple gets divorced in the country.

"These statistics are shocking," said Fatimah.

Read the whole story: Malay Mail Online


Filed by Ashley Reich  |