Iran: Death toll in Mahsha Amini protests reaches 92 – See photos and videos

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At least 92 people have been killed in Iran since the two-week crackdown on protests following the death of Mahsha Amini after she was arrested by the morality police, the non-governmental organization Iran Human Rights (IHR) said today.

The protest movement in Iran erupted on September 16 when 22-year-old Amini died, three days after she was arrested by morality police for not wearing her headscarf properly.

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In addition, at least 41 people have been killed by security forces in clashes that broke out last week in Zahedan, a city in Sistan-Baluchistan province, the same Oslo-based NGO added.

“The killings of protesters in Iran, especially in Zahedan, are a crime against humanity,” director Mahmoud Amiri-Moghadam complained.

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“The international community has a duty to investigate and prevent further crimes from being committed by the Islamic Republic of Iran,” he added.

Source: News Beast

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