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Saudi society will decide if women can drive – prince

Apr 26, 2016 - 3:50 PM

Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says change cannot be forced

epa03928060 A Saudi woman sits behind the wheel of a car in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 28 October 2013. Media reports on 27 October state that Saudi authorities arrested 14 women for driving in the conservative kingdom. The women were detained in the capital Riyadh, the western cities of Jeddah and Mecca as well as the Eastern Province. Activists have published more than a dozen videos on YouTube showing women driving in defiance of the decades-long "ban," which makes the oil-producing kingdom the world's only country where women are not allowed to drive. EPA/STR