These articles leave the impression that headscarves will be compulsory within the venue, for instance when playing. That would be unacceptable if true, but it would be nice to know whether it is true. I have asked.Christopher Kreuzer wrote: ↑Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:40 pmIndia chess player quits Iran tournament over headscarf rule (BBC News)
"Indian chess champion Soumya Swaminathan has pulled out of an Asian tournament in Iran over the country's compulsory headscarf rule."
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Was that not the case during the World Championship knock out?
https://en.chessbase.com/post/fide-anno ... -wwch-2017