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Amnesty International

Cruel Campaign To Extract Propaganda ‘Confessions’ From Protesters Against Compulsory Veiling

Amnesty International
Amnesty International
July 15, 2019
Press Release

Iran’s authorities are using incommunicado detention, prolonged solitary confinement and threats against family members in order to extract forced video “confessions” from women’s rights defenders detained for campaigning against the country’s discriminatory forced veiling (hijab) laws, said Amnesty International.