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Women’s rights group calls on FIFA to expel Iran from World Cup

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The open human rights stadiums called on FIFA to expel Iran from the World Cup finals in Qatar in November over the country’s treatment of women. In a letter sent to FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Thursday, the organization said the Iranian authorities continued to refuse to allow female fans into …

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Anger grows in Iran over the death of a woman after her headscarf

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register A young woman died in the custody of the morality police Iran sees street protests and anger on social media The government denies that Mahsa Amini was beaten DUBAI (Reuters) – Protests continued on Sunday and #MahsaAmini became one of the biggest hashtags ever on …

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The killing of an Iranian woman after the morality police was arrested sparks protests

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI (Reuters) – A young Iranian woman has died after falling into a coma after being detained by morality police for enforcing Iran’s strict hijab rules, prompting protests by Iranians on social media and in the streets on Friday. In the past few months, Iranian …

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