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Last updated: 4th January 2007
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Can a woman declare divorce on her husband, or is that only the right of the man? If the husband is not willing to give divorce, how can the woman obtain a divorce islamically?

Bismillahir Rahmaanir Raheem
Al Jawaab Billahit-Tawfeeq

Respected Sister,

Please refer to this link for the answer : http://www.muftisays.com/qa.php?viewpage=viewQA&question=1411

And Allah knows best.


Answer last updated on:
28th March 2008
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Ulamaa ID 10
Location: Malaysia