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Alarming rise in acid attacks against women who are not properly veiled

Alarming rise in acid attacks against women who are not properly veiled

Country: 
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
News Date: 
20/03/2017
Summary: 

Women who are not properly veiled: an outrage, a provocation. Dousing women with acid for being not properly veiled: pleasing to Allah. “Alarming rates of acid attacks in Iran back on the rise,” Al Arabiya, March 20, 2017:

After almost a year of calm, spraying people with burning acid has returned in Iran where a family of four has been attacked on Saturday in Sharada, within Isfahan province, Iran’s top tourist destination.