Tunisia has overturned a decades-old ban on women marrying non-Muslim men, sparking heated debate on the streets and on social media.
Human rights groups say it is a landmark move in guaranteeing women’s freedom in the country.
Traditionalists are denouncing the proposal as a violation of Islamic law.
But how far does it go in closing the gender equality gap?
Presenter: Adrian Finighan
Riadh Guerfali – a Tunisian lawyer
Amna Guellali – director of Human Rights Watch in Tunusia
Qasim Rashid – advocate of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in America
Source: Al Jazeera News
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