As we look back to the tedious times Saudi citizens have been through in the past starting from the early eighties, it is clear to see that we have come a long way and made great strides all across the board especially in terms of the many social restrictions that have been lifted. At the time, Saudi Arabia was plagued by an oppressive group whose job was to terrorize, repress and deprive people of their freedoms.
Employees work at the Saudi National Health Emergency Operations Center in the capital Riyadh on May 3, 2020. (AFP)
Saudi women walk in Abha High City, as the summer season kicks off with health precautions amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. (Reuters)
Saudi Arabian and exapt members of the Hawks Riyadh MC club wave a national flag as they ride their motorcycles around the capital Riyadh on September 23, 2020, during a parade to mark Saudi Arabia's national day. (AFP)
A handout picture provided by the Saudi Royal Palace on November 12, 2020, shows Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attending a video meeting with the Shura council in the capital Riyadh. (AFP)