Can a Muslim man marry a woman among People of the Book ?

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Can a Muslim man marry a woman among People of the Book ?
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According to Islam, a Muslim man’s marriage with a Jewish or Christian woman is not forbidden. Such a marriage is valid. Even if the woman does not convert to Islam throughout her life, their nikah is still valid and their children are legal in the respect of religion. But, Nikah need to be solemnized in accordance with Islam.

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