Saudi women's rights 'going forwards'
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Saudi Arabia: Shura Council's Hoda Al-Helaissi on women's rights

Theresa May reportedly raised concerns about human rights in Saudi Arabia during talks with the country's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman on his three-day UK visit.

Daily Politics reporter Ellie Price spoke to Hoda Al-Helaissi, who sits on the Shura Council, on the modernising agenda in the Kingdom.

Their interview came in the same week that many celebrated International Women's Day.

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  • 09 Mar 2018
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