Letter suggests Iran will only let citizens access whitelisted foreign websites
Following an internet shutdown, the Iranian government has sent a letter to state-run companies asking them what foreign websites they rely on.
The Iranian government cut off internet access for a week earlier this month amid protests against increasing fuel prices.
Experts believe the letter to state-run organisations suggests Tehran is planning to implement a whitelist of sites that citizens can access as part of a wider internet clampdown.
Amir Nazemi, head of Iran’s Information Technology Organisation, sent the...