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Syria Internet

Look At What Just Happened To Syria's Internet

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 03.21.2014 | Technology

UPDATE: Renesys now reports that the internet in Syria has been restored. Internet in Syria restored at 19:07 UTC following blackout lasting over ...

Syria Suffers Another Internet Blackout

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2013 | Technology

BEIRUT, May 15 (Reuters) - Internet connections between Syria and the rest of the world were down, a U.S. web tracking firm said on Wednesday, and p...

Syria's Internet Is Back

Reuters | Posted 07.08.2013 | Technology

May 8 (Reuters) - Internet connections between Syria and the outside world were restored on Wednesday, a day after web connections were suddenly sev...

Syria's Internet Is Down, Multiple Sources Confirm

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.07.2013 | Technology

Multiple Internet monitoring services are reporting that the Internet has gone down in Syria. The outage began Tuesday night, May 7, at around 9:45...

How Was Syria's Internet Shut Down?

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.29.2012 | Technology

As the civil war rages on in Syria, Internet service was reportedly cut off nationwide on Thursday. Cellphone service has reportedly also been cut in ...

Twitter Users Respond To Syria's Internet Blackout With Dial-Up Help

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.29.2012 | Technology

In response to Syria's Internet shutdown, Twitter users around the world have been posting dial-up numbers so that people trapped in cyber lockdown wi...

CHARTS: What Syria's Internet Blackout Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 11.29.2012 | Technology

Internet communications in Syria have been largely taken offline, Internet monitoring services confirm. Renesys wrote on Thursday morning, "In the ...

Syria's Internet Goes Dark

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 01.29.2013 | Technology

In the midst of escalating fighting between Syrian rebels and the government of President Bashar al-Assad, Syria has been plunged into an Internet bla...

Damascus Airport Cut Off, Communications Down

Reuters | Posted 01.29.2013 | World

By Oliver Holmes BEIRUT, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Syrian rebels battled forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad just outside Damascus on ...

Syrian Internet Shutdown

Jim Cowie | Posted 08.03.2011 | Technology
Jim Cowie

Starting at 3:35 Coordinated Universal Time today, we observed that approximately two-thirds of all Syrian networks became unreachable from the global Internet.