South Korea Creates ‘Women-Only’ Parking Spaces

Pink outlines and a figure wearing a skirt mark the 'Women Only' parking slots at the Seodaemun office district in Seoul, South Korea, May 22. The female parking zones in many places of the South Korean capital were reportedly created as part of a broader movement to boost safety in a 'Women Friendly Seoul'. JEON HEON-KYUN / EPA

Especially wide and long women's parking spaces daubed in pink are being created in Seoul. An official said it was meant to "make things more comfortable" for women.

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