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# Women's Rights

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# Women's Rights
NWCI chief quits over Govt's 'scant regard' for women's rights
Susan McKay said Budget cuts to Women’s Council funding had made it impossible for her to do her job properly.
# Egypt
Egypt bans 'virginity tests' by military rulers on women
The practice of the ‘tests’ had caused outrage among women and human rights groups.
# Death Penalty
Woman beheaded in Saudi Arabia for 'sorcery'
Colm O’Gorman of Amnesty International Ireland has called the killing an “appalling and sickening act”.
# Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian woman to face trial for driving a car
Najalaa Harrir drove on camera while campaigning for women’s rights in the ultra-conservative kingdom.