Dozens dead, over 1,200 arrested in Iran as regime warns of 'decisive' crackdown

Posted on AllSides September 27th, 2022
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At least 41 people have been killed and more than 1,200 people have been arrested as Iranians protest against the in-custody death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini as of Monday.

Protesters are demanding an end to the compulsory wearing of the Hijab and other violations of women's rights in Iran. Exact statistics for casualties and arrests are available only to the Iranian government, but state media has offered a glimpse at the fallout of more than 10 days of unrest.

The regime sought to quell the protests by cutting off access to social media...

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