Saudi Arabia Temporarily Releases Three Detained Women Activists

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File Photo: Amnesty International demonstrators protest outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy to urge authorities to release jailed women's rights activists in Paris, France, March 8, 2019.

Saudi Arabian authorities have released some of the women activists facing charges related to human rights work and contacts with foreign journalists and diplomats, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Two sources said three women were released, and the rest would be freed on Sunday. The conditions of their release remain unclear.