|STRANGE NEWS: Major Mariam al-Mansouri|
comes from the UAE, where women are
routinely discriminated against.
According to Human Rights Watch, the UAE isn’t exactly the National Organization for Woman. Islamic law in the UAE discriminates against women granting men privileged rights in divorce, inheritance, and child custody. Men in the UAE are allowed up to four wives, while forbidding Muslim women, but not men, from marrying non-Muslims.