Saeid Golkar, Kasra Aarabi, New Lines Magazine, Iran’s Dissenting Voices Are Being Targeted Online, 18 Mar 2024 “Since Jan. 3, thousands of Iranian accounts have been doxxed — their private or identifying information leaked on the internet with the malicious intent of embarrassing them and putting a target on their back — by the IRGC and its paramilitary Basij militia on social media platforms such as Telegram and “X” (formerly Twitter). Hundreds of young Iranian citizens have subsequently been detained.”


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