The semi-official Tasnim news agency said violators will instead be made to attend classes given by police.
Younger and more liberal-minded women have long pushed the boundaries of the official dress code, wearing loose headscarves that don’t fully cover their hair and painting their nails, drawing the ire of conservatives.But hard-liners opposed to easing such rules still dominate Iran’s security forces and judiciary, so it was unclear whether the change would be fully implemented.“Those who do not observe the Islamic dress code will no longer be taken to detention centers, nor will judicial cases be filed against them.” Tehran police chief General Hossein Rahimi was quoted as saying by the reformist newspaper.Iran’s morality police— similar to Saudi Arabia’s religious police— typically detain violators and escort them to a police van.Their families are then called to bring the detainee a change of clothes.The spontaneous demonstrations this week appear to be the largest in the Islamic Republic since its 2009 Green Movement arose after Mr Ahmadinejad's re-election. President Donald Trump tweeted his support for the protests, saying: 'Many reports of peaceful protests by Iranian citizens fed up with regime's corruption & its squandering of the nation's wealth to fund terrorism abroad.'Iranian govt should respect their people's rights, including right to express themselves. 'The enemy has not kept with its commitments.'Ali Ahmadi, a pro-government demonstrator, blamed the U. for all of Iran's economic problems.'They always say that we are supporting Iranian people, but who should pay the costs? Iran's economy has improved since the nuclear deal, which saw Iran limit its enrichment of uranium in exchange for the lifting of sanctions which had crippled its economy.Social media videos this week showed clashes between protesters and police, while the semi-official Fars news agency said protests also struck Qom, a centre of Shiite Islamic scholarship and home to a major shrine. Tehran now sells its oil on the global market and has signed deals for tens of billions of dollars of Western aircraft, but the improvement has not always reached the average Iranian.But the protests have broadened into criticism of Iran's government, with one woman filmed waving a white flag after taking off her hijab to protest the Islamic dress code for women. President Donald Trump tweeted to say 'the world is watching' the protests and called on the government to 'respect their people's rights'.Today's pro-government rally was meant to mark eight years since a 2009 pro-government demonstration, supporting the re-election of hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad after a disputed poll. Thousands have taken to the streets in Iranian cities this week, starting in Mashhad, where 52 people were arrested in the country's second-largest city.Chat and interact with these Iranian singles and find your ideal marriage partner today.Iranian Singles Connection is part of the well-established Cupid Media network that operates over 30 reputable niche dating sites.