“I felt very independent, it was empowering- I felt free.” This is how 30 year-old Riyadh resident Maha Althuwaini described her first time taking the driver’s seat in Saudi Arabia exactly a year ago.
EXCLUSIVE to @AlArabiya_Eng: One of #SaudiArabia capital #Riyadh's first female drivers speak on historic day as #SaudiWomenDriving becomes official.— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) June 23, 2018
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VIDEO: Al Arabiya’s @Rasha_khayat sent a clip of herself as she became one of the first Saudi women to drive on the streets of Riyadh.— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) June 23, 2018
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