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Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Foreign Media Banned From Covering Live Protests Over Iranian Presidential Election

The Iranian government is making it more difficult for foreign media to cover the protests over the recent Presidential election. Now it has told foreign news outlets they cannot cover such protests. The media can discuss the events, but cannot cover them live. Read more here in a CNN story. Meanwhile, rallies continue, and news filters out via online sources.

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