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Two prominent actresses arrested in Iran for not wearing hijabs as protests continue

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Hengameh Ghaziani, 52, and Katayoun Riahi, 60, were arrested on suspicion of acting against the state, according to state-run news agency IRNA. Both women have written posts on social media critical of the government's violent response to protests that have erupted in the nation.
Published 2 months ago · Iran, Islamic Republic of

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