SAUDI ARABIA (KTRK) -- Women continue to break barriers in the deeply conservative Saudi Arabia.
For the first time ever, a woman anchored the key newscast.
On Friday, Weam al Dakheel was seen sitting next to her co-anchor presenting the evening news on the state-owned television station.
Traditionally, men dominated hard newscasts in Saudi Arabia, while women presenters focused more on morning newscasts.
Saudi Arabia woman becomes first female to anchor key newscast in country's history