Political activists in Iran condemned the fatwa, calling it 'toxic'.
Female TV cartoon characters must wear hijab, Iran’s Khamenei decrees – Hindustan Times
Political activists in Iran condemned the fatwa, calling it 'toxic'. Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issued a fatwa on Monday stating that women in cartoons and animated features must be depicted wearing a hijab, according to the country’s Tasnim news agency. Tasnim reported that Khamenei answered a question posed by the news agency asking if observing compulsory hijab is necessary for characters in animated features.“Although wearing hijab in such a hypothetical situation is not required per se, observing hijab