The world has turn out to be habituated to information that demonstrates that Hamas is a jihadist, Muslim Brotherhood group devoted to terrorizing Israelis. However this information about its guardianship program ought to function a wakeup name concerning the ideological roots of Hamas. The council dominated that an single lady’s “guardian might forestall her from touring if there may be absolute hurt in her journey or if there’s a lawsuit requiring a journey ban.”
What constitutes “absolute hurt” is imprecise, however one factor is for sure: it’s to be decided by the male guardian. In spite of everything, the Supreme Sharia Court docket Council (and others who adhere to Sharia) contemplate a single lady to be ill-equipped due to her gender to find out what might or might not be dangerous to her.
“Hamas imposes journey restrictions on single ladies,” by Khaled Abu Toameh, Jerusalem Submit, February 16, 2021:
The Supreme Sharia Court docket Council within the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip has imposed journey restrictions on single females, drawing sharp criticism from Palestinians and human-rights organizations.
In a round issued on Sunday, the council dominated that “an single feminine could also be prevented from touring if she didn’t get hold of permission from her guardian,” who is usually her father or in some circumstances her son.
“Her guardian might forestall her from touring if there may be absolute hurt in her journey or if there’s a lawsuit requiring a journey ban,” the council dominated.
A [young man] over the age of 18 could also be prevented from touring by one among his mother and father or his grandfather “if his journey may lead to absolute hurt,” it additionally mentioned.
The ruling, which went into impact on Sunday, was issued by Sheikh Hassan al-Juju, chairman of the Supreme Sharia Court docket Council.
The Palestinian Unbiased Fee for Human Rights criticized the ruling and referred to as on the council to withdraw it as a result of it “violates the dignity of girls.”….