Published On: Sat, Dec 12th, 2015

Saudi holds first ever election open to women


RIYADH: Voting began on Saturday in Saudi Arabia’s first elections open to female voters and candidates, a tentative step towards easing restrictions that are among the world’s tightest on women.118

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