Iran morality police

Iran: Mahsa Amini was beaten severely in front of brother, says cousin as women-led protests intensify

The mother of the Iranian Kurdish woman said doctors at the hospital told the family that her daughter "had received a violent blow to the head"; her death has sparked worldwide protests.

published on : 28th September 2022

Fresh protests against 'hijab law' intensify in Iran over Mahsa Amini's death

Demonstrations were held in Tehran, including in several universities, and the second city Mashhad.

published on : 20th September 2022

Iranian women chop off their hair, burn hijabs in protest; read to know why

Headscarves are compulsory for women in Iran since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, and members of the morality police enforce the strict dress code.

published on : 19th September 2022