Ottawa condemns death of Mahsa Amini and state crackdown on protests in Iran

Ottawa condemns death of Mahsa Amini and state crackdown on protests in Iran

Ottawa condemns death of Mahsa Amini and state crackdown on protests in Iran 22-year-old Iranian died in the custody of Iran's morality police last week Canada's foreign affairs minister is condemning the death of Mahsa Amini in Iranian police custody and the ensuing state crackdown on civilian protests. "Her death was a direct result of the systemic and continued harassment and repression of women by Iran," Melanie Joly said in a media statement released Friday. The 22-year-old Amini died last …