Political activist, Aisha Yesufu has reacted after Iranian president, Ebrahim Raisi canceled an interview with a CNN broadcaster, Christiane Amanpour over her refusal to wear a head scarf
It was reported that the interview was scheduled to hold on Wednesday in New York but the president opted out after she refused to use a head scarf
Amanpour’s post after the interview was canceled
The issue of hijab and head covering has become a law in Iran after a woman was recently beaten to death for not properly covering her hair.
The death of the young woman has led to a national protest in the country and lives and properties were reported to have been lost during the course
Reacting to the president’s reason for declining the interview, Yesufu said it is such arrogance stating that it was wrong of him to impose a headscarf on everyone
she said no one can tell her to remove her scarf therefore no one should force anyone to wear a scarf
Source : Twitter | Aisha Yesufu | Sahara reporters