Top Saudi Cleric: Let Girls Marry at 10

Top Saudi Cleric: Let Girls Marry at 10

There are 7 comments on the www.gatestoneinstitute.org story from May 25, 2012, titled Top Saudi Cleric: Let Girls Marry at 10. In it, www.gatestoneinstitute.org reports that:

In late April of this year, the Wahhabi grand mufti of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Abdul Aziz Ibn Abdullah Aal Ash-Sheikh, who controls all Sunni Muslim clerics in the desert kingdom, announced that girls could be forced into marriage at age 10 or 12, without their consent, by contractual arrangement between families ...

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“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#1 May 25, 2012
from gatestoneinstitute:

"Aal Ash-Sheikh delivered this opinion in an address to faculty at the Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University in Riyadh known to ordinary Saudis as 'the terrorist factory.' Aal Ash-Sheikh said,'Our mothers and grandmothers got married when they were barely 12 ...'"

... so just continue the cycle of oppression for each succeeding generation.
Less government

Jakarta, Indonesia

#2 May 25, 2012
Let Girls Marry at 10? And the boy Marry at 5!

“Fly low, fly fast.”

Since: Apr 07

East Midlands, UK

#3 May 25, 2012
Why not 11:30?

“Sombrero Galaxy”

Since: Jan 10

I'm An Illegal Alien

#5 May 26, 2012
Islamic jurisprudence at it's best
Faith

New Baltimore, MI

#6 May 26, 2012
10! That is an old maid in the eyes of the "prophet".

Since: Feb 12

Location hidden

#7 May 29, 2012
This is the religion of paedophiles who follow a paedophile. What do you expect?
Aiesha S

Sydney, Australia

#8 May 30, 2012
taffman wrote:
This is the religion of paedophiles who follow a paedophile. What do you expect?
Sad but true.

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