Iran:No Permission for 100 books to get published

Khabgard,an Iranian blogger, says[Fa] that according to a publisher there are more than 100 books waiting for long time to get Iranian government's permission to get published.The blogger calls it a new record for Iranian State!

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  • Akbar Aghelli

    Just today I went to the appropriate government office to request permission to publish a magazine and was informed that the backlog of requests stretches back five years!! And the committee that decides meets for two hours every week. How absurd is this?

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