Women who Defied Saudi Arabia are Afraid of Being Watched

posted Oct 30, 2013, 1:13 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Oct 30, 2013, 1:13 PM ]


Several women who defied Saudi Arabia are afraid that they are being watched and followed by the country’s secret police. They described how they had been followed by groups of men in cars since Saturday. Many of the women hopped in their own cars and left the Saudi Arabian cities while video taping themselves and putting it on youtube.

After the Ottoman Empire completely split up the Europeans were in charge of splitting the land for the two opposing groups, Israelis and Palestinians. This led to major conflict and small wars leading up to the Israelis winning and creating their new state, Israel.

SS7H2 The student will analyze continuity and change in Southwest Asia (Middle East) leading to the 21st century.

a. Explain how European partitioning in the Middle East after the breakup of the Ottoman Empire led to regional conflict.