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2012 Olympics (3): Saudi says ‘yes’ to women competing at the Olympics!

June 25, 2012

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Just a week ago, this Blog carried the story of Qatar’s Ms. Malki who will be at the London Olympics to represent her country as the first female athlete.  By that seemingly simple act and despite Saudi Arabia’s vehement declaration that the idea of women’s participation in the Olympics is not for now, the flood-gate […]

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