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Saudi man divorces his bride after 2 hours for posting photos on internet

A Saudi Arabian divorced his wife just two hours after their wedding for posting photos of the ceremony for her friends via Snapchat.

According to British newspaper the incident took place in Saudi port city of Jeddah.

The newspaper reported that the bride’s brother as saying that there was a prenuptial agreement between his sister and the bride groom that she would not use social-media applications such social media as Snapchat, Instagram or Twitter to post or send her pictures.

This decision caused a rift between the two families with bridegroom’s family defending his rights to leave the marriage and bride’s relatives arguing that it was unfair.

There has been a sharp surge in divorce rates in Saudi Arabia recently which according to Saudi Ministry of Justice has risen 50 percent in the city of Jeddah over the past year.