Saudi clerics protest over Shura Council women

leila Awad

Give us a break. Saudi is so behind in everything when it should be a leading model to moslim countries, as Turkey and Malaysia. The education system is so behind, it is so frustrating. The country needs to embrace the new century.

Man

I hope the presence of women in the Council shall be regarded as the "One Great Step" in KSA history, towards gender equality.

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