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Iranian President Rouhani insists women are not second-class citizens

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, April 20, 2014 11:09 EDT
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Rouhani says Iranian women not second class citizens (via AFP)

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani admitted Sunday that women in his country still face discrimination and cultural barriers but he insisted they are not universally treated as second-class citizens. In a speech marking Women’s Day in Iran, Rouhani, seen…

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