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Iranian Posters Warn Against Sexual Harassment

Directed at "immodest" women, put up by the government. Eight posters, with translations.

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1. A current billboard. "Veil Is Security" from flies (men).

2. "Flower of modesty grows in the garden of Hijab."

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3. "Improper Hijab is the starting point of harassment for those who seek to harass."

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4. The "pearl in its shell" analogy is apparently used a lot with these ads.

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5. "In this blizzard of watchful eyes do not forget your umbrella: Hijab" (probably not an official government poster)

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6. "Psychologists say: those who dress inappropriately and use lots of makeup have character issues."

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7. "We ourselves invite [sexual] harassment: Girls who do not dress properly are harassed and targeted in the streets."

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8. Iranian schoolgirls mocking a poster. "Hijab is protection not limitation"

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All images (except the first one) and translations via this imgur page.