After 22-year-old Mahsa Amini died in the custody of the Iranian vice squad, protests erupted across the country.
On September 13, 2022, 22-year-old Mahsa Amini was arrested by vice squads in the Iranian capital of Tehran for wearing her headscarf incorrectly. She was dead a few days later. The authorities claim that she died of natural causes, but this is strongly doubted by all sides. Eventually, her funeral sparked protests that spread across the country.
BuzzFeed.de reports on the violent protests following the death of Mahsa Amini in Iran.