Shiraz, Iran Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Iran arrests 11 over SMS Khomeini insultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Star Online

    TEHRAN: Eleven Iranians accused of sending insulting SMS text messages about Islamic republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini have been arrested in the southern province of Shiraz, a newspaper reported on Monday. "After monitoring social network applications on mobile phones like WhatsApp, Viber, Line and tango ... 11 people were arrested," the provincial Revolutionary Guards chief, General Esmail Mohebipour, said.

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  2. 11 Iranians arrested over insulting text messagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | RTE.ie

    Iran currently has a policy of filtering online content which leaves popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube inaccessible Eleven Iranians accused of sending insulting text messages about Islamic republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini have been arrested in the southern province of Shiraz, according to newspaper reports. "After monitoring social network applications on mobile phones like WhatsApp, Viber, Line and Tango ... 11 people were arrested," said General Esmail Mohebipour, the provincial chief of the Revolutionary Guards.

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  3. Middle East, 1:42 PMIran Arrests 11 Over SMS Messages Insulting Ayatollah KhomeiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Eleven Iranians accused of sending insulting SMS text messages about Islamic republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini have been arrested in the southern province of Shiraz, a newspaper reported on Monday. "After monitoring social network applications on mobile phones like WhatsApp, Viber, Line and Tango ... 11 people were arrested," the provincial Revolutionary Guards chief, General Esmail Mohebipour, said.

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  4. Maryam Rajavi calls for release of imprisoned Iranian DervishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Iran Liberty

    The Iranian regime's suppressive forces arrested some 500 Gonabadi dervishes Saturday morning, September 20. They planned to gather at 11 a.m. in front of Tehran's Prosecutor's Office in solidarity with the imprisoned dervishes who are on hunger strike. The families of the prisoners who are on strike and a large number of women and children are amongst the arrestees.

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  5. Iran - Human rights: Two Pakistani women hangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | NCR Iran

    The Iranian regime's henchmen hanged five prisoners on Saturday in the main prison in city of Zahedan, in southeastern Iran. The five inmate that included two women citizens of Pakistan had been arrested on drug related charges.

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  6. Iran arrests 11 social networks activistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Trend

    The Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps arrested 11 persons in charge of spreading offensive contents in social networks, Esmail Mohebbipour, commander of the IRGC's Sarallah Base in southern Shiraz city said. The IRGC's Sarallah Base pursued and identified the individuals via monitoring the social networking services such as Viber, Tango, WhatsApp, Telegram and Line, Mohebbipour said, Iran's ISNA news agency reported Sept.

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  7. Iran: Dervishes protest continue, 800 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | NCR Iran

    The Iranian regime's suppressive forces and intelligence agents attacked, injured and arrested many members of dervishes community as they assembled to protest outside Tehran's Prosecutor's Office for the second day. Some 800 people, including many children and elderly, have been arrested during Saturday and Sunday.

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  8. Iran: 17 prisoners executed in one day, 5 in publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Iran Liberty

    Mullahs' judiciary chief: Who is [the UN] Secretary-General to tell us stop the executions; these words are cheap, baseless and lack reasoning. Executions for corruption on earth is an internal matter.

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  9. Iran hangs five prisoners sentenced to deathRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Newkerala.com

    Iranian authorities hanged Thursday in public five prisoners who had been sentenced to death on charges of kidnapping, rape, armed robbery and other crimes, state news agency IRNA reported. Three of the hangings of prisoners convicted of kidnapping, rape and torture took place early Thursday at Azadi Square in the southern city of Shiraz after a provincial court upheld their sentences.

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  10. Flying HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Foreign Affairs

    ... and noted a sprawling city amid the jagged landscape below. The seat back map told me we were flying over Shiraz, Iran. "Shiraz, please," I responded, in sympathy for those inhabiting the city below, not many of whom were being offered a similar ...

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  11. Five people hanged in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Trend

    Five men were hanged in Iran's southern province of Fars this morning, the country's Mehr news agency reported Sept. 18. Four of the persons were executed in Shiraz city in public, meanwhile the fifth man was hanged in Marvdasht, also in public.

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  12. Iran - (Graphic photos): Four hanged in public in ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | NCR Iran

    The four men, Bahram Kiani, Edalat Rahimi, Mohammad Jamshidi and Jahanbakhsh B roumand were hanged in one of the main squares in the city. Another prisoner was hanged in city of Marvdasht.

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  13. Mossad and the Saudis Convinced Iran Seeking Nuclear HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2013 | The Jewish Press

    The Israelis and the Saudis are convinced the Geneva talksare nothing more than appeasement, Munich style, and will do little to slow Iran's effort to possess a nuclear warhead. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, like his predecessor, the late Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, is not only unafraid of death, he welcomes it as an expression of profound religious excellence.

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  14. Iran: Guards attack ward 8 Evin PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | NCR Iran

    Special Guards at Tehran's notorious Evin prison attacked ward 8 of the prison on Thursday destroying the prisoners belonging on the pretext of inspection. The guards also attacked two Gonabadi Dervishes who have been hunger strike for past two weeks.

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  15. Iranian Grand Ayatollah Declares 3G Immoral -Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Broadbandreports

    An Iranian Gran Ayatollah has declared that broadband -- specifically 3G connections -- are morally unsound . Grand Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi, in a response to questions on his website recently, proclaimed that "all third generation [3G] and high-speed internet services, prior to realization of the required conditions for the National Information Network , is against Sharia and against moral and human standards."

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  16. PersepolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | TrekEarth

    Iran is one of the ancient cities steadily over the years, and the magnificent ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire during the reign of Iran. Building on the ancient city of Persepolis known that during the reign of Darius, Xerxes and Artaxerxes was built for about 50 years, the central ritual ceremonies and celebrations especially New Year's.

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  17. Iran: Imprisoned Dervishes on hunger strike demand justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | NCR Iran

    In a statement entitled 'The Will', Gonabadi Dervishes imprisoned in Iran who continue their hunger strike that began on August 31, call on freedom-loving people to bring to justice the Iranian regime's authorities involved in torturing prisoners. Some member of the group of nine striking Gonabadi Dervishes being held in Tehran's Evin Prison and a prison in city of Shiraz have refused to take their medicine for the past week.

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  18. Filters vs. proxies: the tug of war between Iranian authorities and online browsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Al Bawaba

    The study, by the research centre at the ministry of sport and young people, was published a day after President Hassan Rouhani dubbed existing Internet controls counter-productive. The study, by the research centre at the ministry of sport and young people, was published a day after President Hassan Rouhani dubbed existing Internet controls counter-productive.

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  19. Persecuted in Iran, Baha'is are worse off in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: While the rising tide of arrests of Baha'is in Iran and destruction of their cemetery in Shiraz continues to grab headlines, the community - best known in India for their magnificent lotus-shaped marble temple here that is visited by thousands every day - is facing no less threat to its physical safety in neighbouring Iraq, one of the places of origins of the religion. Spread in small numbers in and around Baghdad, the Baha'is continue to face social exclusion even after the fall of Iraqi president Saddam Hussein, whose Baath Party banned the religion in 1970.

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  20. Persecuted in Iran, Baha'is worse off in IraqRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Newkerala.com

    While the rising tide of arrests of Baha'is in Iran and destruction of their cemetery in Shiraz continues to grab headlines, the community - best known in India for their magnificent lotus-shaped marble temple here that is visited by thousands every day - is facing no less threat to its physical safety in neighbouring Iraq, one of the places of origins of the religion. Spread in small numbers in and around Baghdad, the Baha'is continue to face social exclusion even after the fall of Iraqi president Saddam Hussein, whose Baath Party banned the religion in 1970.

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