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Iran Inaugurates Its Own Intranet

Iran Inaugurates Its Own Intranet

Iran’s official news agency reports the country has launched the first phase of its NationalRead More

Iran Warns, Detains 450 Social-Media Users, Citing ‘Immoral’ Posts

Iran Warns, Detains 450 Social-Media Users, Citing ‘Immoral’ Posts

Iran’s powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) said it has summoned, detained, and warned someRead More

Cyber crime arrests rising in Iranian province

Cyber crime arrests rising in Iranian province

Iran’s Cyber Police in Western Azerbaijan reports that in the past four months 192 individualsRead More

Iran orders social media sites to store data inside country

Iran orders social media sites to store data inside country

The Iranian government has given apps with data on Iranian users a year to moveRead More

Ministry funds internet “smart filtering” at 11 universities

Ministry funds internet “smart filtering” at 11 universities

Iran’s deputy communications minister says the ministry has entered into agreements worth 110 million toumansRead More

Censorship board rejects blocking of Telegram app

Censorship board rejects blocking of Telegram app

Iran’s Press Supervisory Board has voted down a move to block the mobile app TelegramRead More

Ministry finds selective online censorship to be costly

Ministry finds selective online censorship to be costly

Iran’s Minister of Telecommunications says Iran has made considerable investment in the Smart Filtering ofRead More

Rohani stands up for internet freedom

Rohani stands up for internet freedom

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has called for the easing of public access to the internetRead More

Minister of Culture Concedes the Internet and Satellite Dishes Cannot be Removed

Minister of Culture Concedes the Internet and Satellite Dishes Cannot be Removed

Iran’s minister of culture and Islamic guidance publicly conceded that cyberspace and banning satellite televisionRead More

Iranian Officials Re-Affirm Facebook Will Remain Blocked

Iranian Officials Re-Affirm Facebook Will Remain Blocked

Despite the Iranian government’s stated intention to move towards the selective blocking of Internet contentRead More