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What happened to Mahsa/Zhina Amini?

By Amnesty International
In September 2022 Mahsa/Zhina Amini, a young woman from Iran’s oppressed Kurdish minority, visited Tehran with her brother. She was stopped and arrested by Iran’s “morality” police (gasht-e ershad), who routinely arbitrarily detain women who do not comply with the country’s abusive and discriminatory compulsory veiling laws.   Eyewitnesses said that police pushed her into a […] The post What happened to Mahsa/Zhina Amini? appeared first on Amnesty International. ]]>

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