Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Al-Jazeera Video: Saudi woman driver to be lashed

"Amnesty International says a court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a woman to 10 lashes for challenging a ban on women driving in the conservative kingdom.

The sentence comes two days after Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud announced women would be allowed to vote and run in municipal elections for the first time in 2015.

Al Jazeera's Erica Woods reports."

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