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Saudi Billionaire Prince: Women Should Be Allowed to Drive in Kingdom

A Saudi prince has issued a public call for women to be allowed to drive in the conservative kingdom. Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal made the call on Twitter, tweeting in Arabic and English: "Stop the debate: Time for women to drive." His tweet late Tuesday included links to an opinion article arguing for the change that cited economic, social and religious considerations.   Alwaleed does not hold a formal position in the Saudi government. The billionaire leads the...

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