Zitate von Maumoon Abdul Gayoom
Maumoon Abdul Gayoom
Geburtstag: 29. Dezember 1937
Maumoon Abdul Gayoom ist ein maledivischer Politiker. Er war von 1978 bis 2008 Präsident der Malediven.
Zitate Maumoon Abdul Gayoom
BBC World interview (2003)
„Yes, because that conceals their character. You don't know who you are talking to. Who you are dealing with. So, the face should be seen. That is even in Islam, even during the time of the holy Prophet Mohammed, women used to have bare faces. I mean women did not cover their faces.“
When asked by al jazeera journalist, Juliana Ruhfus (in an interview on 8 August 2007) that there is a law (in Maldives) that women are not allowed to wear a dress that only shows the eyes.