Islamic Republic of Iran
Practice Relating to Rule 88. Non-Discrimination
In 2003, in its second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, the Islamic Republic of Iran stated:
The Constitutional Law of Iran, according to its articles 19 and 20, while considering all persons equal, has forbidden any kind of discrimination based on race, gender, colour, etc. It has guaranteed equality before the law, and protection of the people. … [T]here is no bar to admissions based on religion.