Pictorial of life in Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud and is ruled by a monarchy, the House of Saud. It is governed along the strict Islamic principles of Wahhabism, a branch of Sunni Islam.
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A Saudi woman looks out over the skyline view of the city from the 99th floor - the viewing floor - at The Kingdom tower on December 7, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud and is ruled by a monarchy, the House of Saud. It is governed along the strict Islamic principles of Wahhabism, a branch of Sunni Islam. (Getty Images)
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Saudis enjoy looking out over the skyline view of the city from the 99th floor - the viewing floor - at The Kingdom tower on December 7, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud and is ruled by a monarchy, the House of Saud. It is governed along the strict Islamic principles of Wahhabism, a branch of Sunni Islam. (Getty Images)
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A skyline view of the city from the 99th floor - the viewing floor - at The Kingdom tower on December 7, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud and is ruled by a monarchy, the House of Saud. It is governed along the strict Islamic principles of Wahhabism, a branch of Sunni Islam. (Getty Images)
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Saudi women talk during the first annual Bab Rizq Jameel, a three-day job opportunity fair for Saudi youth, where candidates are interviewed by companies and can be instantly hired, at the Riyadh Convention Center on December 8, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. Bab Rizq Jameel is a growing initiative that was launched with just two jobs in 2003 by a Saudi businessman to create jobs for Saudi men and women by linking them with with the companies that are looking for their skills. BRJ has helped 280.000 Saudi men and women to find training and work in Saudi Arabia. (Getty Images)
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A Saudi woman is interviewed at a campany's booth during the first annual Bab Rizq Jameel, a three-day job opportunity fair for Saudi youth, where candidates are interviewed by companies and can be instantly hired, at the Riyadh Convention Center on December 8, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. Bab Rizq Jameel is a growing initiative that was launched with just two jobs in 2003 by a Saudi businessman to create jobs for Saudi men and women by linking them with with the companies that are looking for their skills. BRJ has helped 280.000 Saudi men and women to find training and work in Saudi Arabia. (Getty Images)
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A Saudi woman looks on during the first annual Bab Rizq Jameel, a three-day job opportunity fair for Saudi youth, where candidates are interviewed by companies and can be instantly hired, at the Riyadh Convention Center on December 8, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. Bab Rizq Jameel is a growing initiative that was launched with just two jobs in 2003 by a Saudi businessman to create jobs for Saudi men and women by linking them with with the companies that are looking for their skills. BRJ has helped 280.000 Saudi men and women to find training and work in Saudi Arabia. (Getty Images)
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Cars make their way along Al Olaya street, one of the most busy streets in Riyadh on December 7, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was founded in 1932 by Ibn Saud and is ruled by a monarchy, the House of Saud. It is governed along the strict Islamic principles of Wahhabism, a branch of Sunni Islam. (Getty Images)
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Men work in the kitchen of a restaurant on December 7, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. Portraits of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz (above), Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Nayef (R) and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud are seen painted at the wall of a restaurant in al- Tahleya street. (Getty Images)
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Saudi women register at the first annual Bab Rizq Jameel, a three-day job opportunity fair for Saudi youth, where candidates are interviewed by companies and can be instantly hired, at the Riyadh Convention Center on December 8, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. Bab Rizq Jameel is a growing initiative that was launched with just two jobs in 2003 by a Saudi businessman to create jobs for Saudi men and women by linking them with with the companies that are looking for their skills. BRJ has helped 280.000 Saudi men and women to find training and work in Saudi Arabia. (Getty Images)
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Saudi male representatives of a company wait for female candidates for jobs at a campany's booth during the first annual Bab Rizq Jameel, a three-day job opportunity fair for Saudi youth, where candidates are interviewed by companies and can be instantly hired, at the Riyadh Convention Center on December 8, 2015 in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia. Bab Rizq Jameel is a growing initiative that was launched with just two jobs in 2003 by a Saudi businessman to create jobs for Saudi men and women by linking them with with the companies that are looking for their skills. BRJ has helped 280.000 Saudi men and women to find training and work in Saudi Arabia. (Getty Images)