Are the Iranians planning to cut access to the Internet in August and replace it with a national intranet that will make it easier to monitor? Not according to a statement by the ministry of communication and information technology.
AFP is reporting that an original April 1 story which triggered the report was untrue.
"The report is in no way confirmed by the ministry" and is "completely baseless," AFP quoted a spokesman from the country's ministry of communication and information technology.
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