Saudi woman Hanan Abdulrahman at a motorcycle training centre in Riyadh. Photo: Rami Neffeti for The Washington Post

Saudi women motorbike riders a sign of a modernising kingdom, although activists still in prison

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman is moving to modernise the oil-rich country, and allowing women to drive unaccompanied is a big step in the conservative kingdom. Some, however, say this will only benefit the elite

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Saudi woman Hanan Abdulrahman at a motorcycle training centre in Riyadh. Photo: Rami Neffeti for The Washington Post
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