#Loujain al-Hathloul

.Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Loujain al-Hathloul was detained in May 2018. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Linaalhathloul)

  • Loujain al-Hathloul was provisionally released in the kingdom on Wednesday
  • "Biden's arrival helped and contributed a lot in my sister's release," Alia al-Hathloul
  • On Wednesday, Biden welcomed the decision to release her, saying it was "the right thing to do"

.Riyadh Saudi Arabia
Loujain al-Hathloul was detained in May 2018. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Linaalhathloul)

  • Loujain al-Hathloul was sentenced to six years in prison
  • The 31-year-old activist campaigned to make women driving a car legal
  • She is a graduate of the Canadian University of British Columbia

.Riyadh Saudi Arabia
Loujain al-Hathloul is a prominent women’s right activist in Saudi Arabia. (Photo credit: Twitter/@LoujainHathloul)

  • Hathloul was convicted of various activities prohibited by the anti-terrorism law
  • The verdict also called for a 34 month exemption if she does not commit any crime within the next three years
  • Hathloul's family also alleged sexual harassment and torture with her during detention