The Sarcastic Cynic™

Sarcastic and cynical view of the world.

Another view: What do we do with Qatar? — June 8, 2017

Another view: What do we do with Qatar?

 

By Jennifer Rubin, The Washington Post

The Washington Post reports:

“Four Arab nations led a diplomatic break with Qatar on Monday, moving swiftly to isolate the small but influential country after accusing Qatar’s rulers of supporting terrorist factions and stoking regional conflicts.

“The countries – Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain – released separate and apparently coordinated statements saying they would cut air, sea and land links with Qatar, which hosts a forward base for the U.S. military’s Central Command and is home to the widely watched Al Jazeera network.

“Some other countries later joined the four-nation bloc in cutting ties with Qatar, which is also the venue for the 2022 World Cup.Eye_of_Horus_Right.svg Continue reading

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Rape is Considered Extramarital Sex in the United Arab Emirates. — July 21, 2013

Rape is Considered Extramarital Sex in the United Arab Emirates.

UPDATE

Marte Deborah Dalelv has been pardoned for allegedly having extramarital sex while being raped in Dubai.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/norwegian-woman-pardon-dubai-16-months-jail-alleged-rape-article-1.1405441

LiveLeak.com – Norwegian girl Marte Deborah Dalelv raped in Dubai, thrown in jail due to sharia law. Never go to Dubai if you are a woman..

A female Interior Designer in Dubai, reported to the police that she had been drugged and raped by a colleague.  Instead of being protected by the law, she found herself being charged with having extramarital sex, drinking alcohol, and perjury.  She was convicted and sentenced to 16 months in jail.

How does a woman prove “rape” in the United Arab Emirates?

A rape conviction can only be  secured after a confession or as the result of testimony from four adult male witnesses to the crime.  Good luck ladies

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