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Saudi Arabia To Allow Women to Attend Soccer Matches

A government-run Saudi Arabian newspaper reports that women will be allowed to attend soccer matches in one of the country's stadiums for the first time.  Al-Sharq newspaper on Saturday quoted unnamed officials as saying that women will be able to watch the matches in a new facility that will be completed in 2014 in the western port city of Jeddah.

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