Kuwaiti elections.

Position:Compass 06/2009: News and views from around the world - Brief article
 
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Maasouma Al Mubarak was one of four women to make history by winning a seat in the Kuwait National Assembly at the elections in May. Ms Al Mubarak told The Middle East that the historic election would mark a turning point for Kuwaiti, women allowing them and Kuwaiti society to move forward. The history of the Kuwaiti National Assembly has, in recent years, been a turbulent one, with the last elected parliament enjoying a lifespan of only four...

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