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saudi arabia driving ban
Friday, Nov. 14, 2008

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  • of Saudi Arabia, recalling when, 18 years ago, she and 46 other women drove in Riyadh, despite the ban on female driving. The women were arrested, they lost their jobs for two years, and they were barred from travel. The ban still exists
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