15 May '11, 4pm

อยากจับก็เชิญ! "นัจลา อัล ฮาริรี" สุดยอดหญิงซาอุฯ 30 ต้นๆ ท้าท้ายกฎหมายห้ามสตรีขับรถ ขับรถไม่หยุด 4 วันรวด

JEDDAH - A SAUDI mother said on Sunday she defied a ban on women drivers in the ultra-conservative kingdom by getting behind the wheel for four days without being stopped. Najla al-Hariri, a housewife in her mid-30s, said she drove non-stop for four days in the streets of the Red Sea city of Jeddah 'to defend her belief that Saudi women should be allowed to drive.' 'I don't fear being arrested because I am setting an example that my daughter and her friends are proud of,' Ms Hariri told AFP, adding she was offering driving lessons for women. Ms Hariri said she was an experienced motorist as she had driven for five years in Egypt and another five years in Lebanon, while she could not drive in her own country. In addition to being banned from driving, Saudi women cannot travel without authorisation from their male guardians, and are also not allowed to vote in the municipal ...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/World/Story/STIS...

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