The Swedish 'feminist' government is defending its decision to wear hijabs during a trip to Iran, because failing to do so would have been 'breaking the law'.
Trade Minister Ann Linde led a business team last week and said she was not willing to break Iranian law and the only other option was to send an all-male delegation.
UN Watch, a non-governmental human rights NGO in Geneva, took issue with the decision and posted a photo of the Swedish delegation walking past Iranian President Rouhani while decked out in Islamic scarves. The photo was given the caption “Walk of Shame”.
Read more at UN Watch's website HERE.