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civil divorce and islamic talaq

Last updated: 14th April 2020
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AOA, My islamic divorce happened in pakistan in 2003, i came to UK through proper visa channel so same islamic marriage is also accepted in UK, i am separated from my husband from 7 years since 2013 and now i am taking civil divorce in uk, after my civil divorce, do i need to take khula as well?? or is it considered as islamic Talaq?? Many thanks, sabiha dawood

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

الجواب حامداومصليا

In your case Talaq has already taken place as you mentioned. So there's no need to file for a civil divorce.

And Allah knows best

09 ٍRamadhan 1441/ 02 May 2020

Answer last updated on:
3rd January 2021
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Ulamaa ID 04
Location: London