Iran Blocks Sites, Texts, Calls

Reporters Without Borders The authorities have increased censorship in a bid to prevent yesterday’s anti-government protests, blocking independent or pro-opposition websites and other electronic media. Broadband speed has greatly slowed in major cities as in the run-up to previous anti-regime demonstrations or opposition events. Mobile phone and text-message traffic has been badly disrupted and the… More Iran Blocks Sites, Texts, Calls

Iran Protests: Tens Of Thousands March, Security Fires Tear Gas

This was inevitable… Huffington Post Clashes between Iranian police and tens of thousands of protesters wracked central Tehran on Monday as security forces beat and fired tear gas at opposition supporters hoping to evoke Egypt’s recent popular uprising. (SCROLL DOWN FOR THE LATEST UPDATES) The opposition called for a demonstration Monday in solidarity with Egypt’s… More Iran Protests: Tens Of Thousands March, Security Fires Tear Gas