Saudi women free to travel across GCC with IDs: report

Saudi women can now enjoy the privilege of traveling within the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) without passports and exit letters, a privilege confined to Saudi men before, a Saudi official confirmed on Tuesday, A UAE daily reported.

In 2010, the GCC, composed of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, finalized an agreement to allow their citizens to travel within the said state members using only with their identity cards. continue http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/09/19/238953.html
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