r/worldnews Jun 11 '21

Saudi Arabia introduces a landmark legal amendment to allow single, divorced, or widowed women to live alone without permission from a male guardian

https://gulfnews.com/world/gulf/saudi/saudi-women-allowed-to-live-alone-without-permission-from-male-guardian-1.79787003?fbclid=IwAR2p4LVMW2HR8eQx_fPp_8thbBF4VtPkOig-Yl52rH3caJAhrJ8LiTrW7kc

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u/ajwadsabano Jun 11 '21

This is sick! I'm glad that is all something of the past, at least in Saudi Arabia. I'm not sure about some other parts of the Middle East.

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u/CombativeNoodle Jun 11 '21

Same. Aside from the troubling flashback, this is real uplifting news! Thank you for sharing OP.