Video and voice calling allows people to call over the internet rather than phone networks, avoiding the expense that can often come with calling outside of the country or for extended times.
Internet calling over Whats App and Viber were already blocked.
So if you are an expat and thinking of following this terrible example, even as a joke – Don’t!
The commission for the promotion of virtue and the prevention of vice is not renown for turning a blind eye to these sorts of problems and will often punish all involved.
After all this is a country in which female rape victims are likely to be jailed for being with the man in the first place!