Iran blocks access to Facebook, Gmail ahead of Islamic
Internet access was restricted across Iran after widespread anger on social media over death sentences handed to three protesters. #DontExecute https://arab.news/b4mqu Riot Games’ League of Legends blocked in Iran, Syria. Jun 24, 2019 The politics of Facebook in Iran | openDemocracy
What social websites are blocked in Iran? | Iran - Lonely
I'm visiting Iran now from the U.S. To answer your questions: "I communicate with family using facebook messenger, but I read that facebook is blocked in Iran." - Correct. But for my Android, I was able to download Psiphon and then be able to access Facebook and Facebook Messenger. 10 countries where Facebook has been banned - Index on In Iran, however, political leaders have taken to social media- despite both Facebook and Twitter officially being extraordinarily difficult to access in the country. Even President Hassan Rouhani has his own Twitter account, although apparently he doesn’t write his own tweet s, but access to these accounts can only be gained via a proxy server. Infographic: Facebook Usage Statistics in Iran - TechRasa
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Nov 21, 2019 What social websites are blocked in Iran? | Iran - Lonely Facebook can't be completely blocked in Iran, as I have many Iranian FB friends. Besides, even the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has his own Facebook page. Clearly, some in the Iranian government must feel ambivalent about blocking FB. At least there are ways to get around the official blocking, such as VPN networks and proxy servers.