“Free Woman” statue in Baku

 

According to Mikrofonnews Agency (MHA), In the recent days, at least 7 Iranian women took off their hijabs in public, something which is not allowed according to Islamic laws in Iran.

images posted on social pages show that some more Iranian women have taken their hijab in public. Meanwhile in Republic of Azerbaijan, another Islamic country in the region a statue of a woman called “Free woman” was built in the main square of Baku, the capital, decades ago.

The statue is located above a very high pillar, taking off her black hijab.