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Syria Blackout

Syria Goes Dark After Rebels Attack Gas Pipeline

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Much of Syria, including the capital Damascus, was hit by a power cut late on Wednesday after rebels attacked a gas pipel...

Hackers Solicit Volunteers To Help Syria During Blackout

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 05.16.2013 | Technology

Syria faced an Internet blackout for eight hours on Wednesday, its second one in the past week and the sixth one of the two-year uprising against Pres...

Damascus In The Dark

AP | BASSEM MROUE and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 03.23.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Russia said Monday it is sending two planes to Lebanon to start evacuating its citizens from Syria, the strongest sign yet that Preside...

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 ...