Susie's Big Adventure Discusses a Medical Emergency at a Saudi Girls' School Where Cultural Taboos Could Have Caused a Catastrophic Result.

Jan 22, 2010, 12:01 ET from Susie's Big Adventure

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- There are separate public girls' and boys' schools in Saudi Arabia because of the strict segregation of the sexes. Find out what happened this week when a girls' school medical emergency made the newspapers because cultural taboos prevented paramedics from doing their jobs.

Read a candid interview given by Susie of Arabia on fellow blogger American Bedu's blog.

Baboons and more baboons were featured this past week on Susie's other blog, Jeddah Daily Photo Journal. Treat yourself to a peek inside Saudi Arabia!

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