Sultan Of Brunei Introduces Islamic Law To Help Curb Crime

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A muslim woman waits for a boat to pick her up from a jetty at... News PhotoAdult,Bandar Seri Begawan,Brunei,Crime,Horizontal,Islam,Jetty,Justice - Concept,Law,Nautical Vessel,Religion,Spirituality,Waiting,WomenPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - NOVEMBER 07: A muslim woman waits for a boat to pick her up from a jetty at Kampung Air on November 7, 2013 in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has announced the introduction of a new Sharia penal code to be applied only to Muslims in the East Asian country. The Sultan of Brunei said the phasing in of the new code would begin in six months with reports that punishments could include stoning for offences such as adultery. (Photo by Rahman Roslan/Getty Images)