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Iranian ministers join Facebook en masse, sparking debate about online censorship

Thursday, 12 September 2013

Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister was the first. He was followed by several other government members who joined Facebook, which the Iranian government has blocked for years. 18 cabinet members have their own Facebook pages. Some of those named by Shargh, a reformist newspaper, later denied that they have pages on Facebook.

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  • Published: 2 years ago on Thursday, 12 September 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: September 12, 2013 @ 3:48 pm
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    • http://www.rferl.org/content/iran-zarif-facebook-page-debate-censorship/25102427.html

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