Driving in Saudi Arabia – level 2

26-06-2018 07:00

Saudi Arabia was the only country with a ban on women drivers, and this ban lifted this Sunday.

Many people welcomed the change, and one woman said that it is a good thing because women in Saudi Arabia are now working. She personally will still have a driver but will keep the licence with her in case of an emergency.

Lifting the ban could also help the Saudi economy because women will be able to participate.

Difficult words: ban (a law which says that somebody must not do something), lift (end), participate (take part in something).

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