At least six of the 50 Saudi women who took to the road to protest Saudi Arabia's prohibition on female drivers have been suspended from their jobs, sources said Monday.

The six women were suspended from the social sciences department of the all-female campus at King Saud University in Riyadh, sources said Monday.The sources, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the atmosphere at the university has been emotionally charged since the women's protest last week.

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