2008-01-21 Saudi Arabia to lift driving ban on women

From Issuepedia
Revision as of 14:55, 22 September 2020 by Woozle (talk | contribs) (fixed & updated)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
  • when: 2008-01-21
  • topics: Saudi Arabia rebellion women
  • link: http://www.gulfnews.com/news/gulf/saudi arabia/10183676.html
  • title: Saudi Arabia to lift driving ban on women
  • summary: “Saudi Arabia is to lift the ban on women drivers in an attempt to stem a rising suffragette-style movement in the kingdom. ... The move is designed to forestall protests for greater freedom by women, which have recently included campaigners driving cars through the kingdom in defiance of a threat of detention and loss of livelihoods.”