Wednesday, October 13, 2004

THE MULLAHS ARE CRACKING DOWN ON BLOGGERS

From BBC:

Six online journalists and webloggers have been arrested in Iran recently in a crackdown on dissent on the internet. (BBC, 10/13/04.) [Via Activist Chat's new blog.]


Gooya News
has a short article on one of the arrested journalists, Omid Memarian. Voice of America has reports on "human rights violations on the rise in Iran." Emadeddin Bagh, journalist and human rights advocate, is one of latest victims.