Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah (R) delivers a speech during the official ceremony of the implementation of Sharia Law in Bandar Seri Begawan on April 30, 2014. The Sultan of Brunei announced on April 30 that a controversial new penal code featuring tough Islamic criminal punishments would be phased in beginning on May 1.  AFP PHOTO        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)