While Saudi women are still banned from getting behind the wheels at home, the kingdom’s Shura Council is studying a proposal to enable women to drive abroad by granting them the right to obtain international driving license, Al-Hayat newspaper reported on Friday...
#Saudi Shura Council mulls allowing women to drive, though only abroad http://t.co/6cW55vQ15S pic.twitter.com/bOH1PPb8U1
— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) June 20, 2014
The ideal, however, is not to allow women to drive but to also ban men from driving cars. Everyone should use public transportation.