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News Iran » Social: Mysterious mummy found in Iran could be father of last shah

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/mummified-body-found-in-iran-could-be-father-of-last-shah/2018/04/24/ee615b7e-4795-11e8-8082-105a446d19b8_story.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Pictures of the body, as well as one man posing with it, quickly ricocheted across social media in Iran. A spokesman for the shrine dismissed the idea of a mummy being found there. However, Hassan Khalilabadi, the head of Tehran City Council’s cultural ...

News Iran » Social: Iran shuts down Telegram’s CDNs

News channel or source: https://en.trend.az/iran/politics/2893782.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

In recent weeks several Iranian officials have suggested Telegram, the most popular social media app in Iran, could soon be blocked. In line with continuing attempts by the Iranian government to encourage citizens to use domestic messaging apps ...

News Iran » Social: Iran bans foreign social media networks in schools

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/iran-bans-foreign-social-media-networks-schools-175705147.html
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Tehran (AFP) - Iran's ministry of education on Sunday banned the use of foreign social media networks in schools, the ILNA news agency reported, amid a push by Tehran to limit the influence of outside online platforms. Schools must "only use domestic ...

News Iran » Social: Is a military coup possible in Iran?

News channel or source: https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/military-coup-iran-180424144510759.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Since the beginning of the year, Iran has witnessed persistent protests ... Apart from these protests, the Islamic Republic has been facing numerous social-economic and political problems, including a rapidly depreciating currency, worsening droughts ...

News Iran » Social: Report: Iran orders providers to stop hosting Telegram App

News channel or source: https://dailyjournalonline.com/news/world/report-iran-orders-providers-to-stop-hosting-telegram-app/article_b42c7c79-baeb-5cd9-a906-f923dfadaae1.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's semi-official Mehr news agency is reporting that authorities have ordered network providers to stop hosting the popular social-messaging app Telegram. The report Thursday comes after a top Iranian lawmaker said last month the ...

News Iran » Social: Iran vows 'expected and unexpected' moves if U.S. exits nuclear deal

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa/iran-vows-expected-and-unexpected-moves-if-us-exits-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN1HS05G?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

“Some people dislike social media, and don’t like people to have information, and they say people sleep better if they are totally uninformed,” Rouhani said, without naming anyone. Iranian media said this week that government bodies were banned from ...

News Iran » Social: Macron blinks on Iran nuclear pact, wants to work with Trump on ‘new deal’

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/24/emmanuel-macron-blinks-iran-nuclear-deal-wants-wor/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Iran has also stepped up its rhetoric in recent days as Mr ... During a series of meetings and social events, including a state dinner, the two leaders reveled in their mutual admiration by exchanging hearty handshakes, hugs and air kisses on both cheeks.

News Iran » Social: Will Facebook Survive? Iran Declares Fatwa Against Social Media Over Privacy Invasion Claims

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/iran-issues-fatwa-against-social-media-privacy-invasion/ar-AAvOoLX
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Iran's supreme leader has issued an Islamic ruling condemning social media sites for their alleged misuse of users' private information. As Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg prepared to testify in Washington over claims that he mishandled the ...

News Iran » Social: Trump, Macron make a show as best buds but tussle over Iran

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/article209683069.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The social highlight of Macron's visit was Tuesday night's formal ... one of Macron's main objectives during his three-day visit to Washington was to persuade Trump to stay in the Iran accord, which is aimed at restricting Iran's development of nuclear ...

News Iran » Social: Trump, Macron get to work; talks touch on Iran deal, Syria, trade

News channel or source: http://www.nwaonline.com/news/2018/apr/25/trump-macron-get-to-work-20180425/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned the Trump ... though Trump has resisted a deeper U.S. involvement and is eager to withdraw completely from Syria. The social highlight of Macron's visit came Tuesday night with a lavish state dinner ...