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07 May 09

Iran’s electoral campaign turns on Web?

A GV article tells an important story about the electoral campaign in Iran. 2 different candidates are using the web to promote their image and ideas; in particular on the web page of Mir Hussein Mousavi appears a list of 1000 bllogers (here in arabic, translated on the GV article) who are actively supporting him. Iran is the third country in the world for number of blogs, an active partecipation in the next electoral campaign might be really significant.

Update: Another GV report tells us also about Mehdi Karroubi supporters’ use of the web.

Update2: a very interesting post by Gauravonomics summs up the state of web use In Iranian political campaign