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Mexico: Dozens protest and cut off hair outside Iranian embassy in Mexico City over death of Mahsa Amini

Dozens of female activists gathered outside the Iranian embassy in Mexico City on Tuesday to participate in a rally following the death of Mahsa Amini, the 22-year-old Iranian Kurdish woman who died in police custody.

Protesters spray-painted slogans on the embassy walls and some of the women cut off their hair in support of Amini, as footage shows.

Amini fell into a coma and died on September 16, following her arrest by the ‘morality police’ for allegedly breaking strict hijab rules.

Police say she had a heart attack and that her death was an ‘unfortunate accident’. Demonstrators claim she was beaten, while her family has denied she had any health problems.

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