Saturday, January 2, 2010

Iran: Raids On Citizens Houses To Collect Satellite Dishes

They have done this before as the picture below shows:


Via Persian2English
[I]n an organized move, the police in the province of Golesant launched raids on citizens’ homes to confiscate their satellite dishes and receivers.

Human Rights Activist News Agency (HRANA): The police in the eastern part of Golestan launched a home-to-home raid in order to confiscate satellite dishes.

The Police in various cities including Gonbad, Azadshahr, AliAbad, Minoodasht, and Kalaleh were roaming the streets with a special electronic device that enabled them to locate the satellite dishes. In addition to confiscating the systems, they recorded personal information of the owners in order to pass the information to the judiciary.

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Cross-posted at Jawa Report

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