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October 9th, 2011
03:37 AM ET

Saudi King Promotes Reform

From Associate Producer Nesta Distin: Women in Saudia Arabia are banned from driving and socializing with men outside their family. The King is now allowing them to finally vote and run for office. And that's a big win for women pushing for gender equality.

Look for Nadia Bilchik's Morning Passport segments weekend mornings in the CNN Newsroom with T.J. Holmes.

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