• Iranian teen detained over Instagram dance videos

    14 days ago - By National Post

    TEHRAN, Iran - Iran has detained a teenage girl who posted dance videos on Instagram and attracted tens of thousands of followers.
    State TV broadcast a video on Friday in which Maedeh Hojabri, 18-year-old gymnast, acknowledged breaking moral norms while insisting that was not her intention, and that she was only trying to gain more followers. It was unclear whether her statement was made under duress.
    Shabooneh, a local news website, said Hojabri and three other individuals were detained on similar charges in recent weeks before being released on bail.
    She had posted around 300 videos on...
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