brussels - For the first time in history, Belgium sends a female ambassador to Saudi Arabia. That reports De Morgen. According to the newspaper, the Belgian government makes a statement with this.
Dominique Mineur goes to work in Saudi Arabia. She worked for this in the United Arab Emirates. Iran also gets an ambassador.
Earlier, Belgium received a lot of criticism because it agreed with the accession of Saudi Arabia to the UN Women's Council. Women have few rights in Saudi Arabia.