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Saudi Arabia: “Unescorted Women are not Allowed” .. in a Restaurant

Unescorted ladies are not allowed, reads a restaurant sign in Saudi Arabia. Photo shared on Twitter by @moadaldabbagh

Unescorted ladies are not allowed, reads a restaurant sign in Saudi Arabia. Photo shared on Twitter by @moadaldabbagh



On Twitter, Moad Aldabbagh shares this photograph of a sign on a restaurant in Saudi Arabia. It reads: “Kindly note that unescorted ladies are not allowed.”

He tweets:

@moadaldabbagh: Meanwhile in 21st century saudi Arabia…

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