On june 24, saudi women got behind the wheel after saudi arabia officially lifted its decades-long ban on women driving. Saudi arabia's king salman has issued a historic royal decree granting driving licenses for women in the kingdom as of next june the royal. Dubai, united arab emirates -- saudi arabia has issued the first driving licenses to 10 women as it prepares to lift the world's only ban on. On sunday, saudi arabia will end the world's only ban on women drivers. In a landmark move, saudi arabia announced that it will lift a ban on women drivers last year by the latter half of 2018 with the ban lifting.
Women in saudi arabia are now allowed to drive for the first time since the religiously conservative kingdom overturned the world's only ban on. Women in saudi arabia were finally allowed to begin driving on sunday, a culmination of a decades-long rights campaign but saudi women. The jeddah driving school for women at kau has completed final preparations to begin training the driving school has set up a website that. A ban on women driving in ultra-conservative saudi arabia has been lifted - decades after it was first introduced king salman issued a royal.
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Ahead of the lift of a decades-old ban on women driving, a group of women have received their driver's licenses the ban is due to be lifted on june 24. Riyadh (afp) - saudi women will be allowed to start driving in the kingdom from june 24, the general department of traffic director general. With the ban lifted on female drivers, saudi women can sit legally in the driver's seat for the first time but global concern is high over detention. Next sunday, women in saudi arabia will at long last be allowed to drive it's a big change and many can hardly wait to get behind the wheel.
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There's no actual law against women driving in saudi arabia but it's forbidden two years ago, manal al-sharif decided to encourage women. Saudi women finally joined women around the world in being able to get behind the wheel of a car and drive, after a longstanding ban ended. Robin wright on how although king salman has ordered that saudi women be given driving licenses, they still face many rules and restrictions.