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Apple Said to Be Removing Iranian iOS Apps From the App Store

Monday January 30, 2017 2:12 am PST by
Apple has allegedly begun removing iOS apps originating in Iran from the App Store, according to reports over the weekend. Tech news site Techrasa posted a story claiming that the biggest e-commerce service, Digikala, had its app removed from the store a few days ago (Via TechCrunch). The removal appears to relate to international trade laws. No official App Store exists for Iran, so Iranian...

Iran iPhone Ban Looms Unless Apple Registers With Anti-Smuggling Scheme

Tuesday July 19, 2016 2:51 am PDT by
Apple has been warned by the Iranian government that it faces having its products banned in the country unless it officially registers with Iran's anti-smuggling office. "If Apple will not register an official representative in Iran within the next few days, all iPhones will be collected from the market," said the director of Iran's anti-smuggling project on Sunday. The ultimatum was...