Official Fatah Website drops all material from Iranian sources opposing the
Dr. Aaron Lerner - IMRA 21 January 2010
The official Fatah movement website, Voice of Palestine announced yesterday
that they are removing all material from their website from Iranian sources
opposing the Iranian regime.
The following is a translation of excerpts from the Arabic item:
Voice of Palestine deletes all news concerning the OMPI of its website and
announced not to deal with their news
20-01-2010 - 12:01 AM
Eshtewi general supervisor for Center for Media and Information - The Voice
of Palestine - Fatah announced that the New Department of the web page was
deleting all news concerning OMPI [AL: People’s Mujahedeen of Iran] from
the servers and that the Center would not deal with any news of the MEK[AL:
Mujahedin-e Khalq - another name for OMPI] from now on. The Technical
Center team is working to delete all the links present to these items in
global search engines such as Google, Yahoo, and the Director of the Center
hopes that the process of deleting the links from the web site will be
completed in the next 24 hours, so that the servers will be completely free
from any news for the MEK.
The move is to resolve the impact of news published by the Editor web page
entitled "Commander of the Iranian Resistance message on the occasion of the
uprising of the Iranian people" which was carrying with it the words
insulting to the Iranian regime, in Persian...
Eshtewi said that the relationship between the Islamic Republic of Iran and
the Palestinian Authority and Fatah is the fraternal relationship and the
Iranian regime would not be offended from the pages of electronic media and
that the Palestinian Fatah will not allow news of any form to be distributed
which affect the fraternal relations between the two countries.