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Saudi Driving Ban

Saudi Women Drivers Referred To Terrorism Court

AP | AYA BATRAWY | Posted 12.29.2014 | World

AYA BATRAWY, Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two Saudi women detained for nearly a month in defiance of a ban on females driv...

Two Saudi Women Are Being Detained For Defying The Country's Driving Ban, Relatives Say

AP | AYA BATRAWY | Posted 02.06.2015 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two Saudi women detained nearly a week ago for violating the kingdom's female driving ban were ordered held for 2...

Saudi 'Suffragettes' Stifled by Religion and Politics

Ida Lichter, M.D. | Posted 08.22.2011 | World
Ida Lichter, M.D.

The seemingly innocuous problem of women's right to drive presents a dilemma for the Saudi monarchy and a threat capable of rocking its theological foundations.

TIME Talks With A Saudi Woman Behind The Wheel

TIME | Aryn Baker | Posted 08.17.2011 | World

Maha al Qatani settles herself in the driver's seat, adjusts her headscarf, and with a quick prayer turns the key in the ignition. “I'm not nervous,...

Saudi Women Begin Challenge To Driving Ban

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 08.17.2011 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Saudi woman defiantly drove through the nation's capital Friday while others brazenly cruised by police patrols ...