Iranian group My Stealthy Freedom , uniting women fighting for civil rights, expressed outrage at the action arrived in the Islamic Republic of Iran Swedish government delegation.
The Swedish study, the majority of which are women, likes to call himself the «first feminist government in history.» However, at a meeting with President Hassan Rouhani Ministers came in hijabs and robes with long sleeves.
«You pretend that hijab is a traditional characteristic of Iranian culture headdress, and ignore the fact that for us it is a tool of repression. It’s funny that Western women politicians, declaring a commitment to feminism, go on about those who humiliate women,» says the founder of the group masih Alinejad.
In her opinion, European politicians are ready to sell their beliefs for the replenishment of the state budget. Activists also point to the irony of the situation, when European feminists at the same time protesting against the President of the United States Donald trump and reject calls to abandon the hijab in the name of female solidarity.