# Mahsa amini
Iranian protests prompt Dua Lipa's response
British singer Dua Lipa on Friday expressed solidarity with the women in Iran after the killing of Masha Amini. In an Instagram story, the singer urged her followers to "Rise with the Women of Iran."
Hundreds protest Amini’s death, Iran’s dress code laws at Boston Common
A commemoration of Iranians killed in Mahsa Amini protests in Stuttgart, Germany is pictured.(via Wikimedia Commons) Hundreds of protestors gathered at Boston Common on Oct. 1 in response to the death of Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini in Iran. Amini, a 22-year-old who was arrested by Iranian police in Tehran for wearing her hijab too loosely, died on Sept. 16 after allegedly being beaten by police.
22-year-old girl gets killed in Iran for not wearing her headscarf properly
It was on 13 September 2022 when a Kurdish girl from Iran, Mahsa Amini, was traveling to the country's capital Tehran with her family. During her visit, she was arrested by the infamous morality police of Iran. They arrested her because they believed that her headscarf was not appropriate. Even though she was wearing a headscarf, they believed that her dress was not modest enough.