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Iran government shuts down internet access amid protests

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Protests in Iran continue after the government spiked fuel prices by almost 300 per cent. Shortly after protesters took to the streets, the government shutdown 95 per cent of internet access in an attempt to stop the spread of the nationwide protests. BBC Persian reporter Hadi Nili explains why this tactic is so significant. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H For breaking news on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1WjDyks Follow CBC News on...
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