In this photo taken Thursday, Oct, 10, 2013, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah speaks during the closing ceremony and handover of the ASEAN Chairmanship to Myanmar in Bandar Seri Begawan. The Brunei’s sultan has announced that a new Islamic criminal law that could include penalties like amputation for thefts and stoning for adultery will be enforced in six months. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

Photo by: Vincent Thian

In this photo taken Thursday, Oct, 10, 2013, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah speaks during the closing ceremony and handover of the ASEAN Chairmanship to Myanmar in Bandar Seri Begawan. The Brunei’s sultan has announced that a new Islamic criminal law that could include penalties like amputation for thefts and stoning for adultery will be enforced in six months. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)