Breakthrough agreement allowing inspectors to visit enrichment facility shows “shift”.
Some reports suggest the reason for the closure was a law which bans papers from receiving funds from abroad.
The government’s closure of media outlets has become common in the past decade, during which time more than 100 independent and liberal newspapers and magazines have been banned.
A number of media outlets have been closed since Ahmadinejad’s rise to power in 2005.
Several journalists have been detained on allegations of incitement as part of a media crackdown following the unrest that followed this year’s elections.