Tubefilter: Iranian Government To Ban Instagram, Citing National Security Concerns

Tubefilter: Iranian Government To Ban Instagram, Citing National Security Concerns. “Iran’s National Cyberspace Council has approved the initial steps to bar the app, Bloomberg reports, noting that the photo and video-sharing platform will soon join the likes of Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Telegram. Javad Javidnia, deputy for cyberspace affairs at the public prosecutor’s office, confirmed the move to a local newspaper, reportedly citing national security concerns as the reason for the restriction.”