They can’t drive, but they can fight! Saudi Shura Council calls for women’s military roles

LL-jordan-female-officer-military-003news54sf54sf54sf54Members of Saudi Arabia’s Shura Council have reportedly called for women to be enrolled in military service.
Deputy chairman of the council’s security committee Major General Ali Al-Tamimi was quoted by Saudi Gazette as saying Islam did not prevent women from participating in military affairs.
“The kingdom, which is a member of the G20 and which annually receives millions of Haj and Umrah pilgrims, fully understands the importance of using women in military service,” Ali Al-Tamimi said, according to reports.