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Picture of a woman in Saudi Arabia wearing a veil while watching over girls playing on a beach.
April 15, 2021

Saudi Women

A story in the October 1987 issue examined the lives of women in Saudi Arabia. Here, a woman wears a traditional niqab, but the young girls won't start wearing the veil until they reach puberty.
Photograph by Jodi Cobb, Nat Geo Image Collection

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