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Iranian man threatens to shove a TEAR GAS canister down a woman's throat because she is not wearing a hijab

Iranian man threatens to shove a TEAR GAS canister down a woman's throat because she is not wearing a hijab

Country: 
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
News Date: 
11/07/2018
Sharia Watch
Summary: 
  • Iranian woman filmed as man approached her in the street for not wearing hijab
  • He is seen carrying a tear gas canister and the woman asks what he will do with it
  • Man says: 'I'm going to shove it down your throat [so] you won't be able to speak'
  • Comes after activist Shapark Shajarizadeh claimed she had been sentenced to 20 years in jail for removing her headscarf on the streets of Tehran