Internet censorship increased with the administration of conservative president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in 2005.
The blocked sites have a wide range of topics including health, science, sports, news, and shopping.
At the beginning of March 2012, Iran began implementing an internal Intranet.
Imagine, then, being banned from talking to all of these men. The Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has just issued a fatwa banning unrelated men and women chatting online.
‘Given the immorality that often applies to this, it’s not permitted,’ he said.
Her boyfriend, who has not been named by the authorities in Tehran, is suspected of distributing the material illegally.
He has fled to Dubai and if caught and returned, faces three years in jail and a 6,000 fine for offending public morality.
For your information this country was formerly known as Persia.
Am waiting for the Bill O'Reilly tape of him and a Mallard Duck...
As of 2013, Iran has 46 million Internet users with a penetration rate of 61.57%.