June 21, 2005
Eqbal shut down
Empty desk at the offices of Eqbal
newspaper. Hardline clerics fired a warning shot in Iran's
run-off race for president by barring Monday's issue of the pro-reform newspaper.
The judiciary ordered the closure temporarily, Eqbal's senior editor
Karim Arqandehpour told the Associted Press.
Book of the day
by Jane Howard