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MEAN MULLAHS BAN BARBI DOLLS…….BUT NOT CHILD MARRIAGES……..

 

Straight from the “there is no fun in Islam” file drawer.

Agency: Iran shuts down shops selling Barbie dolls

By NASSER KARIMI
Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Police have closed down dozens of toy shops for selling Barbie dolls in Iran, part of a decades-long crackdown against “manifestations of Western culture,” the semiofficial Mehr news agency reported Friday.

Barbie dolls are sold wearing swimsuits and miniskirts in a society where women must wear headscarves in public, and men and women are not allowed to swim together.

A ban on the sale of the Barbies, designed to look like young Western women, was imposed in the mid-1990s. In its latest report, Mehr quoted an unidentified police official as saying authorities confiscated the dolls from Tehran stores in a “new phase” of the campaign.

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