Iranian stand naked to protest the Hijab in Sweden
FEMEN Iranian Women Activists in Sweden
Iranian FEMEN backers protest against hijabs in Stockholm
Activists with the Iranian Communist Party and the Organization Against Violence on Women in Iran have staged a topless protest in the Swedish capital of Stockholm against the practice of wearing a hijab by Islamic women.
"My nudity is my protest" and "No to hijab" on their bodies and waved photos of a similar demonstration by the Ukrainian FEMEN group.
The action was dedicated to the International Women's Day on March 8 and mimicked the events staged by FEMEN, an organization advocating equal rights and feminism throughout the world.