Top Female Politicians Who Defied Saudi Arabia’s Dress Code

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to Saudi Arabia sparked headlines for her defiance of the country’s dress code. Merkel was seen without the headscarf on an official visit to the conservative Kingdom, which requires women to cover their hair by law.

However, Merkel is not the only one to have snubbed the law. Here are some other top female politicians who refused to follow the country’s dress code:

1. British Prime Minister Theresa May

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2. Former Secretary of State and the former First Lady Hillary Clinton

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. Former First Lady Michelle Obama
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4. Former First Lady Laura Bush
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