'Sky's the limit' for Saudi women, kingdom's first female spokesperson says
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Fatimah Baeshen is Saudi Arabia's first female spokesperson, who was recently appointed at the country's embassy in Washington. With the Saudi crown prince advocating a "moderate Islam", the first changes seem to be directed at women's rights, such as the recent announcement that Riyadh will lift the driving ban on women. Fatimah Baeshen tells FRANCE 24 what's next for women's rights in the conservative kingdom.