Mahsa Amini: Woman Dies After Arrest By Iran’s Morality Police

President Raisi orders an inquiry after Mahsa Amini, 22, died after being detained by Iranian morality police.

A young woman has died after falling into a coma following her detention by Iran’s morality police, state media have reported, sparking fury on social media.

Mahsa Amini, 22, was on a visit to Tehran with her family when she was detained by the specialist police unit that enforces the strict dress code obligatory for women since shortly after the Islamic revolution of 1979.


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