Sunday, November 27, 2022

anti-hijab protests

Arrested 9 foreigners over protests: Iran

Iran’s intelligence ministry says it has arrested nine foreigners over recent anti-hijab protests sweeping the country.In a statement carried by the state-run news agency IRNA, the ministry said Friday that those arrested included citizens of Germany, Poland, Italy, France,...

Anti-hijab protests continue in Iran; 26 dead

Protesters across Iran continued to clash violently with security forces early on Friday following the death of a young woman in police custody, as Iranian state TV suggested the death toll from the unrest could be as high as...

Women burn headscarves asanti-hijab protests continue in Iran

Women have been at the forefront of escalating protests in Iran sparked by the death in custody of a woman detained for breaking hijab laws, media reports said. Crowds cheered when women burned their hijabs on a bonfire in...