Crackdown Demonstrates Iran’s Cyber Capabilities
Thanks to the measures taken by cyber monitoring police…we have found new clues about the
elements who made insulting comments….
Source: “Sarnakhha-ye Jadid az ‘Avamel Tawheen beh Moqadasat dar Vayber” (New Clues About Viber Blasphemy), Mehr News Agency, 13 September 2014. http://www.mehrnews.com/detail/News/2369310
New Clues about Viber Blasphemy
The acting chief of the national police said: “We have found new clues about those who made insulting comments against His Excellency the Imam [Khomeini] and sanctities in the Viber social network, and if the judiciary approves, we will expose these individuals to the public.”
According to a report from the Mehr News correspondent, Commander Hossein Ashtari on Sunday stated to a gathering of reporters, “Thanks to the measures taken by FETA [cyber monitoring] police and the cooperation of other security forces, we have found new clues about the elements who made insulting comments against officials and sanctities in Viber which can be presented to he people if the judiciary consents.”