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Protests against compulsory hijab trigger debate in Iran

A protest by Iranian women against rules mandating hijab have divided citizens.
Women wait for a bus in central Tehran, Iran August 24, 2015.  REUTERS/Darren Staples - GF10000181319

On Jan. 30, a group of women in Tehran protested the country's compulsory hijab rules by taking off their scarves in public and holding them up on sticks.

The protest led to a series of reactions from both officials and analysts.

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