Iran ICT Minister Calls for Lifting Ban on Twitter
Iran’s minister of communications and information technology said on Sunday he has demanded that the ban on Twitter be lifted.
Iran minister: More than half of schools connected to NIN
Close to 70 percent of schools in Iran have been connected to the National Information Network (NIN), said the Iranian minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT).
Major cyber attack targets Iran internet
Iran’s Telecommunications Ministry said Sunday it repelled a major cyber attack on Saturday that partially shut down the country's internet services for an hour.
Satellites ready to orbit: ICT min.
Mohammad Javad Jahromi said on Sun. that six domestically-manufactured satellites are ready to be launched into the orbit.
Iran to Orbit Zafar mid-February
Communication and IT Minister, Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi announced that Iran will send into the orbit Zafar satellite before February 11.
Second cyberattack in less than a week; ICT minister
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran’s ICT minister announced on Sunday that the country has defused a second cyberattack in less than a week, this time “aimed at spying on government intelligence.” Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi said in a short Twitter post that the attack was “identified and defused by a cybersecurity shield,” and that the […]
Iran ICT minister: US used to sanctioning nations
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran ICT minister, Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi on Monday decried the United States’ sanctioning of nations as its “addiction” to embargoes. Azari-Jahromi made the remark after the US administration imposed sanctions on him on Friday under the pretext of the minister’s role in Internet shutdown in the country following days of protests […]
Democratic values smashed by Washington; Iran says
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Saturday that Washington has no respect for democratic principles and values, condemning sanctions on Iranian Minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi. The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued a statement on Friday blacklisting […]
Sanctioned ICT Minister to Fight against US Sanctions
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Sanctioned Iran’s Minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi dismissed US sanctions on him, saying he will not let Washington prohibit Tehran’s development. On Friday, the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control sanctioned ICT minister, Azari Jahromi and added him to its sanctions list that […]
Iran Raps US Sanctions on ICT Minister
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson condemned the US move to impose sanctions on Iranian Minister of Communication and Information Technology Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi.