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U.S. Seizes Dozens of Iranian Websites for ‘Disinformation Campaigns and Malign Influence’

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Tuesday evening that it had seized 33 websites employed by Iran’s state-run Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU), plus three websites operated by Iran-supported Iraqi terrorist organization Kataib Hezbollah (KH), for targeting the United States with “disinformation campaigns and malign influence operations.”

Iranian youth read a statement declaring the website of Iran's English-language television station Press TV "has been seized by the United Government", in the capital Tehran on June 23,2021. - US Justice Department said it had seized 33 Iranian government-controlled media websites, as well as three of the Iraqi group …