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Internet cafes shut down in Iran

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The Internet has come under fire in Iran, with police closing down as many as 24 Internet cafes because they're thought to cause immoral behaviour. 

The clampdown as part of a broader campaign against practices that are thought to be incompatible with Islamic values. These include women not abiding by strict Islamic dress codes and barbers giving Western hair styles.
The Internet cafes were drawn into the net because they could be used for "immoral" computer games and to store "obsence" pictures.
Out of 435 coffee shops inspected over the weekend, 24 were closed down and 170 warned. In addition, 23 people were detained – including 11 women.
Since 2005, Iran has become stricter about fundamental Islamic practices, with the current president having come to power on promises of a return to traditional values.