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A woman without a headscarf holds up her hands in the peace sign, next to some burning debris in a street
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Iran protests

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The death of 22-year-old Kurdish woman Jina Mahsa Amini sparked demonstrations and violent crackdowns on the streets of Iran. Largely led by women and schoolgirls, the protests call for political change.

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Yalda Zarbakhch

Iran's mullahs are afraid of women

Yalda Zarbakhch