Saudi women monitored by electronic tracking

Riyadh: Denied the right to travel without consent from their male guardians and banned from driving, women in Saudi Arabia are now monitored by an electronic system that tracks any cross-border movements.

Since last week, Saudi women’s male guardians began receiving text messages on their phones informing them when women under their custody leave the country, even if they are travelling together.

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  1. One has to question the mentality of the men of Saudi Arabia to want to control and imprison their women in every way; it is no wonder that the women have started their own revolution for freedom. Freedom from oppression is every human being’s right.

  2. Extremism is okay so long as one is extremely kind, generous, compasionate etc etc. Intolerance is not okay. And we find it in many peole, communities and governments. I have never found “force” a winner when it comes to fight “morality” !!!! The Saudi and Pakistani governments will surely differ!!!

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