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Saudi women 'want right to drive'

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Women in Saudi Arabia, who are forbidden to drive, are being encouraged to take to the roads in mass protest against the law.

Professor Madawi Al-Rasheed of Kings College London, who is from Saudi, describes why women there are "reluctant" to drive in this "sporadic protest".


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