Twitter has suspended several Iranian news accounts over alleged harassment of people who follow the Baha’i faith.
Young Journalists Club (YJC), run by state broadcaster IRIB, state-run IRNA, and Mehr were among the Farsi-language accounts suspended on Saturday.
Some agencies, including Fars agency and English-language Press TV, remained active on the site.
The affected agencies speculated that the suspensions were linked to their coverage of tensions in the region. Read more