Wives can refuse sexual advances from husbands during coronavirus quarantine, says top Saudi cleric

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(AL ARABY) An ultraconservative Saudi scholar has a surprisingly stark warning for any faithful Muslim man who feels entitled to his wife’s sexual services during the Covid-19 crisis: “If you’re leaving the house then dream on.”

Abdullah Muhammad Al-Mutlaq, an adviser to the Saudi royal court and member of the council of senior Islamic scholars, appeared on a live-call in television show broadcast amid the global pandemic.

One viewer’s domestic dilemma prompted an unusually forward-thinking response by the cleric.

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