Iran lifts ban on women attending sports matches

Associated Press - 4 April 2015 11:30-04:00

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A senior Iranian sports official says the country's authorities have partially lifted a ban on women attending men's sports matches.
Deputy Sports Minister Abdolhamid Ahmadi is quoted by the official IRNA news agency Saturday as saying that Iran's State Security Council has approved a plan by his ministry to allow women and families to attend s...


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