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Photos: New Iranian dress code crackdown


Photos by ISNA

Police in Iran have begun a new campaign against Western-style clothing and hairstyles. Women are being arrested if their headscarves do not fully cover their hair or their clothes show their figures too clearly. (read report by BBC)


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