Gap Fill - Women, Life, Freedom - Level 6


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   compulsion      decades      freedom      further      grief      obligatory      penalties      tip      tired      uprising  

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The latest in Iran is the result of of pent-up fury at Iran's regime. Women are of being forced to cover their hair. It became in April 1983 for them to do so. Punishments for violating this law range from financial to imprisonment. The death of 16-year-old Nika Shakarami last week has fuelled the intensity of the protests. Hundreds more have died in the past month at the hands of the authorities. An Iranian professor said hair coverings were the of the iceberg. She said: "There's a lot of in Iranian culture, and so the demand is . The current protests… are engaging students… who are ready to live life freely. They're done with death and and mourning."

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