Farah Diba: “Many young Iranians write to me, send me e-mails, leave me their contacts and their telephone number. As long as I am alive I will continue to listen to them”.
“The death of Mahsa Amini has torn me apart, as has the disappearance of many fellow citizens. Women take to the streets to defend their rights and for the liberation of Iran. I am proud and proud of them.” This is what she said in an interview with the French weekly Point de vue about her from her home to her Paris Farah Diba, wife of the former Shah of Persia, the last empress of Iran. “The birth of a liberation movement is due to women – she added – Extraordinary women, courageous despite the oppression and errors committed by the Islamic Republic. In the last 40 years they have suffered so much and despite the arrests, the killings continue to occur. , to shout their thirst for freedom to the world “.
“Khomeini is obsessed with women – continued Farah Diba- They have no right to sing, dance, ride a bicycle, go to the stadium or study at school in mixed classes. They can’t even leave their country without Authorization of a man. However, I remain full of hope for the future of Iran. Support is not lacking. From writers, artists, creators. But we must continue to fight against censorship in Iran – she added in an interview with the French weekly – Against the ‘cut’ of the internet, of any network that could allow the dissemination of images, films, appeals “.
And he recalled that “many young Iranians write to me, send me e-mails, leave me their contacts and their telephone number, if I can I will call them back. After all, when seeds are sown with absolute love and faith, those grains do not they die. As long as I am alive I will continue to listen to those young people, to be in contact with them “.