Saudi Women Say Progress Slow but Steady

There are more than 7 million women in Saudi Arabia and not one of them can drive a car, vote or appear in public without covering her hair. The country has come under intense international criticism for its treatment of women. There are many restrictions on where they can work, where and when they can travel or even be seen in public. Strict customs, religion and societal pressure feed this deeply closed society. Some women choose not to cover their faces in public, but all women cover...Full Story
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