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News outlets targeted in Iran amid run-up to elections

New York, June 10, 2013--The Iranian government is attempting to deprive Iranian citizens of meaningful news coverage by blocking several news websites in the run-up to the country's presidential elections on Friday, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

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On revolution's anniversary, Iran stifles Internet

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (AP)

New York, February 11, 2010—The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the Iranian government’s attempt to slow down the Internet and block text messaging ahead of expected demonstrations during today’s 31st anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.

February 11, 2010 11:45 AM ET

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