Saudi Arabia implements end to travel restrictions for Saudi women

By REUTERS
August 20, 2019 18:46
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RIYADH - Saudi Arabia has begun implementing previously announced changes that allow adult women to travel without permission and to exercise more control over family matters, state news agency SPA reported on Tuesday.

"The passports and civil status departments and their branches in all regions of the kingdom have started to implement the amendments stipulated in the royal decree," the report said, citing an interior ministry source.


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