Saudi women votes for the first time

Saudi women voted for the first time.

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A total of 978 women have registered as candidates, out of around 130,000 women registered to vote.

“We are making history. I just made history,” said candidate Karima Bokhary, 50, after casting her ballot at a polling station in the capital Riyadh.

AP

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