As long as the marriage conformed to the law, yes, it is considered a valid marriage.
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If you are taking a position that the marriage was done under the Islamic law, then it must be lawful to be married in the US under the Islamic law and you must meet all the other requirements of the Islamic law. Alternatively, if you are taking a position that the marriage was conducted under the US state law in which the marriage took place, then the marriage must be lawfully conducted under the state law and registered to be recognized by USCIS.
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It needs to have been properly recorded with the Civil Authorities.
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