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Iranian Mullah: Presence of unveiled woman in the street is presence of enemy’s infantry

Iranian Mullah: Presence of unveiled woman in the street is presence of enemy’s infantry

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Saturday, 8 October, 2016
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 According to state-run Fars news agency on October 6, the reactionary mullah Alam al-Hoda, Friday prayer leader in Mashhad (northeast Iran) in a meeting with commanders of the police and security forces called for more repression against women and girls and said: “The presence of an unveiled or improper veiled woman on the streets should be viewed in your eyes as enemy’s infantry and as the subject of your (suppressive) operations. You cannot be negligent in dealing with this issue otherwise we will be defeated.