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By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : September 27, 2017, 07:55
Duration : 02:48

Saudi Arabia finally allows women to get behind the wheel

For the first time in the ultra-conservative kingdom, Saudi Arabia has announced that women will be allowed to drive. The kingdom would be fulfilling a key demand of women's rights activists who faced detention for defying the ban. The kingdom was the only the country in the world to bar women from driving and for years had garnered negative publicity internationally for detaining women who defied the ban.

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