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Winds of Change Blow Over Saudi

Written By: Whitney Welshimer
March 19, 2009

 
King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz

Check out the excerpt from an article submitted by one of our readers about progressive steps taken by the King of Saudi Arabia:

“King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz threw down the royal gauntlet to reform-procrastinators last week, announcing a major overhaul of the country’s top religious and political leadership. His Feb. 14 royal decrees — which put in place officials known for their moderate religious outlook, commitment to reform and administrative competence — elated many Saudis and generated high hopes that long-desired changes are coming soon. The Saudi press has been praising the king’s move, which included the first-ever appointment of a Saudi woman as a deputy minister.”

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