Iran’s ‚No to Mandatory Hijab‘ campaign grows

27.07.2012                      08.Aw. 5772

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Iran's 'No to Mandatory Hijab' campaign grows

As Cyber Police announce Facebook crackdown, Iranians protest obligatory Islamic dress code on social networks.

A Facebook campaign against the obligatory veiling of women in Iran continued to grow this week, attracting over 15,700 'likes' by Thursday – even as Iran's Cyber Police vowed increased crackdowns on the social network, and after morality police raided and closed Tehran coffee shops for serving improperly-covered women….