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Saudi women 'want right to drive'


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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