Human rights organizations Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch criticized Apple and Google for app distribution Absher, which in the Arab countries, particularly Saudi Arabia, is used to spy on women. In addition, the senior Senator from Oregon Ron Wyden wrote Tim cook a letter in which he urged to “immediately remove” is “disgusting” app from the store. Through this program, men can reduce travel women forbid her to leave the country, to choose places for the permitted trips. The app also allows you to grant or revoke permission for the trip, to allow or deny visits to airports. At the moment Absher downloaded from Apple App store more than 4 million times.
“I have not heard about it. We understand if this really is the place to be” — promised the head of Apple.
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