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For the first time, Saudi Arabia issues drivers licenses to women

Tahani Aldosemani shows off her brand new driver's license -- and she's one of 10 women in the country to get one, with the ban on female drivers officially ending in a few weeks. Even though it seems as though it's a big step in the right direction, those 10 women will only be allowed to drive with male permission. Photograph courtesy of the Saudi Information Ministry, via the AP.

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