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Iran bans WhatsApp because of link to 'American Zionist' Mark Zuckerberg

FoxNews: The Iranian regime has banned access to the WhatsApp messaging site, a popular site for many to communicate both inside and outside the country, stating that a Jewish “American Zionist” owns the site. 

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Petroleum Minister: Every year 9 billion cubic meters of gas is lost in Iran

The Petroleum Minister of Mullah Rouhani’s cabinet mentioned that every year nine billion cubic meters of gas (equivalent to the gas exported to Turkey in one year) is lost and he further stated that currently there is this amount of gas lost in the network.  

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Iranian Newspaper Banned After Reporting on Official’s Firing

Last week, the Iranian capital’s Ebtekar newspaper reported that the head of the Iranian Prisons Organization had been dismissed from his position.” On Saturday, Tehran’s public prosecutor’s office responded by banning future publication of the newspaper, which was declared guilty of “spreading rumors and lies, or [distorting] others’ contents,” according to Mohammad Ali Vakili, Ebtekar’s managing director.

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Iran: Gas pollution in Iranian capital 800 times the world standard

The outcome of a study by Sharif Industrial University (the foremost industrial university in Iran) indicates that gasoline pollution in Tehran is 20 times and gas pollution 800 times the world standards. This study has accounted for the sulfur contaminant in these fuels.

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Iran: Despite severe poverty, regime’s Majlis approves plan to increase population to 300 million

Mullahs’ Majlis (parliament) approved a plan to increase the population titled “Plan to prevent decrease in population growth rate”. The plan passed on Sunday, April 13, by 131 votes in favor, 43 against, with 9 abstentions of the present 204 representatives in the parliament.

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A member of mullahs’ parliament: Lebanon’s Hezbollah, enrichment and nuclear sites are our redlines

A member of mullahs’ parliament announced regime’s redlines on the nuclear negotiations and relations with Europe in reaction to the European parliament resolution and concurrent with the third round of regime’s nuclear negotiations with P5+1.

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Iran Breaking News - Protest gathering by families of political prisoners in front of Rouhani's office

 According to latest news from Iran, more than 100 families of political prisoners in Iran, in particular the families of Ward 350...

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