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Iran installs cameras in public sites to identify unveiled women – police statement

A CCTV camera is seen in a street in Tehran, Iran, on 9th April, 2023.

Reuters In a further attempt to rein in the increasing number of women defying Iran’s compulsory dress code, authorities are installing cameras in public places and thoroughfares to identify and penalise unveiled women, the police announced on Saturday. After they have been identified, violators will receive “warning text messages as to the consequences”, police said […]