Saudi women will soon be buckling up and getting behind the wheel as their country is set to lift its decades-long driving ban on June 24. (Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman announced back in September 2017 that he would end the ban.) Of course, that now means hundreds, if not thousands, of women — once forced to be chauffeured everywhere they went — will need to learn how to drive. Here, images of Saudi women revving their (simulated) engines during an educational driving event.Sean Gallup/Getty Images SIGNS OF PROGRESS Sean Gallup/Getty Images DRIVE THIS WAY
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