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Syria goes offline

Syria Goes Offline

On 29 Nov. 2012 at 10:30 GMT, the Syrian Internet went almost completely offline. SecDev analysts traced the onset of the outage to unusual Border Gateway Protocol route withdrawals that began on 22 November 2012. While internet shutdowns are not unusual in Syria, the action was unprecedented given its widespread effect throughout the country.

 

SYRIA GOES OFFLINE

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