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Very shocking divorce rate in Kuwait.. ratio of 2:1

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Divorce cases were slightly above half of the marriages in Kuwait in the first six months of the year, statistics indicate.

There were 7,138 marriage contracts and 3,751 divorce filings, an alarming ratio of 2:1, the justice ministry said in its semi-annual report.

March topped the months in divorces with 677 cases while January had the lowest figure with 530.According to the ministry, the major reasons for divorce were the hesitation of the spouses to accept each other and the lack of compassion.