Iran: Eight website technicians detained since two weeks ago
August 31, 2004 10:23 PM Subscribe
Iran: Eight website technicians arrested in undisclosed location since two weeks ago
They are said to have been providing hosting services and other technical support to the editors of the news websites. However, the banned websites are still operating with new addresses on free hosting services such as BlogSpot. Is it not newsworthy for the Western media?
This is just the beginning of a major crackdown on Iranian news websites and ISPs after filtering them
haven't been successful enough.
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