NY Times linked to Iran’s state-sponsored newspaper?

It appears the financiers of the New York Times may have alternate agendas globally

(INTELLIHUB) — It’s no big secret that the New York Times has an agenda of its own. However, it looks like that agenda may stretch as far as Iran, according to information contained in a new barrage of tweets that were directed at the publication on Monday.

Via Heshmat Alavi on Twitter:

1The telephone number

In the @NYTimes website, the “How to submit a letter to the editor” page has a telephone number (212-556-1831). When called, you hear a series of pre-recorded instructions.

2NY Times shares the same phone number registered to IRAN-NEWSPAER.COM domain

When searching the domain registrar for “Iran” daily’s website, linked to the mullahs’ regime, the registrant and admin telephone number for the domain is the same @NYTimes calling number (212-556-1831)

3Registrant domain address same as NY Times building

In addition to the phone number belonging to the @NYTimes, the registrant domain address is the same address as the NYT building.

4Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha & the Iran Press Cultural Ins.

The “” domain of “Iran” daily was registered by Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha & the Iran Press Cultural Ins. The registering email is “ahmfattahi@gmail.com”, belonging to “Iran” daily IT director Ahmad Fattahi.

5Is the “Iran” daily government owned?

According to Wikipedia, the “Iran” daily is the official daily newspaper of the government of Iran. The Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) @IrnaEnglish owns and publishes #Iran.

6Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha used same phone number & @NYTimes address to register 4 domains

Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha has used the same phone number & @NYTimes address to register 4 domains for websites in Farsi, English & Arabic.

7The “Iran” daily website & three other websites are registered at the Network Solutions, LLC

The “Iran” daily website & three other websites are registered at the Network Solutions, LLC. The servers of all these four websites are located at Urmia, NW #Iran and hosted by Pars Online ISP (http://parsonline.com ).

8Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha appointed as “Iran” daily director in 2013

Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha was appointed as “Iran” daily director in 2013 & turned his position over to Mohammad Fazeli in March 2016. Prior to this he was the deputy chief of #Iran’s officials IRNA news agency.

9Roghaniha managed Rouhani’s election campaign media

In 2017, Mohammad Taghi Roghaniha was the Managing Director of @HassanRouhani’s elections campaign media.