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Eman Al-Nafjan is a Saudi Arabian professor, blogger, activist, and a key figure in the movement to end the decades-old women driving ban.

She was arrested along with over a dozen women’s rights advocates while filming a female driver breaking the ban. eff.org/offline/eman-a…
The government said the women sought to "destabilize the kingdom and breach its social structure and mar the national consistency."

Each could be sentenced for up to 20 years, their locations are unknown, and they have not been allowed access to lawyers. apnews.com/f123b286992244…
Al-Nafjan has been an organizer for Saudi women’s rights for over a decade. She was active in the influential 2013 “October 26th Women Driving Campaign” (#Oct26driving), which encouraged women to push for the right to drive. oct26driving.com
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