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Saudi woman’s asylum bid challenges kingdom’s reach abroad

A Saudi woman’s ongoing bid to flee her country via Thailand this week threw the kingdom’s male guardianship system into the international limelight, setting in motion a showdown between Saudi Arabia’s restrictions on women and the United Nations’ asylum process. Australian authorities on on Wednesday said they were considering a request by the United Nations High […]