Youtube, GMail And Encrypted Search Blocked In Iran

Google confirmed on Tuesday that Google’s encrypted search, Youtube and Gmail products have been blocked from Iranian users since February 10th. According to thenextweb these Google products join a long list of other sites that Iran has been blocking from their citizens.

Gmail isn’t the only email service that is blocked from more than 30 million Iranian internet users. Microsoft’s Hotmail service has been blocked as well.

Iran joins China and North Korea in countries that heavily censor the web.

Thenextweb reports that even their site has been blocked from Iranian users since October 2011.

source: TNW

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