NCRI - The Iranian regime has arrested two young women for the ‘crime’ of riding a motorbike in Dezful, southern Iran, the state-run IRNA news agency reported on January 12.
“In absence of State Security Forces, two ‘norm breaking girls’ exploited the opportunity in Boostan Jangali (a natural park) and committed an action against revolutionary norms and values by riding a motorcycle,” stated Colonel Ali Elhami, the commander of Dezful’s State Security Forces on Wednesday, January 11.
NCRI - Iranian political prisoner, Maryam Akbari Monfared, incarcerate in Evin prison women’s ward in Tehran, is deprived of medical treatment and dispatch to hospital despite her illness and urgent medical needs as complications of her illness is progressing.
According to reports, Ms. Maryam Akbari is experiencing intense pain in the knee joints and feet as she is denied medical treatment and Evin prison officials despite awareness about her pain and physical condition, refuse to send her to hospital or medical centers for treatment.
NCRI - According to IRNA state news agency, the results of a workforce survey provided by regime’s bureau of statistics in summer of 2016 shows that unemployment rate among young women in 15 provinces is 47.3 percent.
Theses provinces are: Ardebil, Isfahan, Alborz, Ilam, Tehran, Chaharmahal & Bakhtiari, Khuzestan, Fars, Kordestan, Kermanshah, Kerman, Golestan, Gilan, Mazandaran and Yazd.
NCRI - The head of the Civil and Personal Status Registration Authority of Isfahan – Central Iran stated that more than 500 children and nearly 500 teenage boys got married this year. 55 of the brides aged also less than 10 years old.
NCRI - Secretary of the Iranian regime’s so-called ‘Assembly of Islamic Revolution’s Educated Women’ claimed that “in hot climate regions, some (girls) may be well prepared to marry at 13 or even lower, and they may fall into corruption unless they get married.”
The mastermind of the Saudi embassy attack in Iran, which took place in January this year, has confessed that the attack was carried out after the Iranian government and leaders gave him a green light, Al-Arabiya.net reported on Sunday.
The report said: "The confession was revealed in an audio recording which was leaked recently. It also explains why authorities in Iran have delayed the trial of those who carried out the attack and why charges were dropped during kangaroo courts."
NCRI - On Sunday December 11th, 2016, the state-run newspaper, Shargh admitted to the disaster of child marriage in the country. The text was entitled "Children do not get married; they are traded instead." The issue was discussed in a formal seminar on the topic of child marriage.
NCRI - During a football match between two Iranian premier league teams, Esteghlal (of Tehran) and Tractor Sazi (of Tabriz), on Friday December 9, the Iranian regime’s security agents prevented entry of a 7-year-old girl to Azadi Stadium where the match was held. The girl and her father came to Tehran from Shabestar, a city in East Azerbaijan Province, in order to watch the game closely.
NCRI - Minoo Aslani in charge of women’s branch of ‘Basij’ paramilitary force, stated: Iran regime’s commitment to the United Nations for the realization of "gender equality" is "unconstitutional"! and has asked the judiciary to deal with these efforts.
Assessing all the efforts to create "gender equality" in Iran as "contrary to the interests of women". She continued on saying, "This current mentality of "gender equality”, [wants] to distort the identity of Iranian ladies through misusing women's issues, According to state run ‘Mehr’ news agency on Saturday December3, at a press conference.