Google Confirms Gmail and YouTube Blocked in Iran Since Feb. 10

Google has confirmed that the Google Videos and YouTube have been blocked in Iran since Feb. 10. [source: Bloomberg]

According to Google, Iranian users have been unable to access its encrypted search, YouTube and Gmail since February 10th. TheNextWeb says , this could only be the tip of the iceberg, as several other sites have been reportedly inaccessible for the last days

More than 30 million Iranian Internet users have been unable to access e-mail accounts, including Gmail and Microsoft Corp.’s Hotmail, the state-run Mehr news agency said on Feb. 11.

Iran’s Information Technology Organization and the Telecommunication Infrastructure Co. have said they are unaware of the issue.

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