Dating egyptian american men
Her ex-husband caught her with another Egyptian man and not only took away their children, had her and the Egyptian man arrested. Asking for a particular amount of dowry in addition to placing other pertinent details in your marriage contract does not mean you love your spouse any less (like wanting a prenuptial in the US).The foreign woman spent months in jail until her place of employment finally worked out a deal with officials for her release. And don’t forget the Egyptian turnaround as I’m sure the next thing out of Your Mohamed is Different’s mouth: “I guess you don’t love me as much as I love you because if you did, you wouldn’t need all of these things.” Your response to that should be, “Well, if you don’t screw up then we won’t have to worry about it will we?Even if [the husband’s family] know that he’s in the wrong, they will always take his side.” She even discussed how one member in her ex-husband’s family tried to convince her to work things out despite the husband’s numerous indiscretions.Finally when Kirsten refused to budge on the matter, the female family member suggested that if the man felt the urge to cheat, he should have just married a second wife.“The time when the man treats you well, buying you [special] gifts and [going out of his way] all changes once you’re married,” she said.
A study was released by the Ministry of Family and Population Center that found an increasing number of young, Egyptian men marry foreign women who are 20-30 years older. Izat Ashmawi, over 17,000 marriages between young Egyptian men and older foreign women were registered in 2010 compared to just 195 in 2000. However, there may be a problem with the Egyptian version of child support.
First of all, you need to do your own research into laws and your rights as not only a female, but a foreign female (the same is true for foreign men).
One foreign woman, Kirsten*, married Mohamed* in 2001 and was pregnant with her first child just three months later.
An interesting tidbit you may not know: Egyptian men may only marry once if he’s marrying a foreigner although the Qaran states that a man may have up to four wives.
Egyptian women are supposed to be informed by the Ministry of Justice prior to marriage to confirm her acceptance of being wife number two, three or four.
This is made null should the woman remarry or have relations with another man.