A FIFA World Cup matchup against the U.S. and Iran drew attention to the ongoing issues in Iran.
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Iranian sport climber, Elnaz Rekabi, competed without a hijab during an international athletic competition amidst ongoing protests for Iranian women’s freedom against the mandatory Islamic dress code.
Council members and residents came together to make a statement of solidarity with the Iranian protesters over the recent death of Mahsa Amini.
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President Joe Biden endorsed Katie Porter for California’s 45th congressional district and showed support for demonstrators in Iran during a recent visit to Southern California.
The ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine has left Armenia and Azerbaijan tensions over the Nagorno-Karabakh region to boil over.