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Kurdish ISPs enable growth of Iraqi Internet

July 22, 2014 • The recent violence in Iraq and the government’s actions to...

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Amid raging violence, Iraq orders Internet shutdowns

June 13, 2014 • Update (10:00ET, 14-Jun-2014): See below for a copy of Friday’s...

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Beware the Ides of March: Subsea Cable Cut Trend Continues

March 31, 2014 • Earlier this month, the International Cable Protection Committee, a submarine...

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Iraqi Government Tries, Fails to Shut Down Internet

October 14, 2013 • In an attempt to impose sanctions on its own ISPs over their failure to follow...

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Restoration of Internet in Aleppo, Syria

October 9, 2013 • Update #2 (11:40 AM ET, 11 Oct 2013) Aleppo returns Update (12:38 PM...

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Will Iran Follow Sudan in Leaving the Internet?

September 26, 2013 • As Iranian President Hasan Rouhani addressed the United Nations for...

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What’s Next For Syria’s Internet

August 30, 2013 • Update: Internet access in Aleppo, Syria down again as Turk Telekom...

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Tension in Turkey

June 1, 2013 • We’ve been asked all day to comment on the potential for Internet...

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Syrian Internet.. Fragility?

May 8, 2013 • Update (15:26 UTC, 15 May): Routes to Syrian networks have been restored, at...

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Gulf States Turn to Iran, Russia for Internet

April 22, 2013 •   Sometimes, it takes a real disaster to create something genuinely new....

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Faraway Fallout from Black Sea Cut

February 14, 2013 •   Last month, Wired.com‘s fascinating geological sciences blog,...

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Restoration in Syria

December 1, 2012 • Renesys confirms a largely complete restoration of the Syrian Internet this...

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Syrian Internet Is Off The Air

November 29, 2012 • Click for latest update: 01:00 GMT Friday. Starting at 10:26 UTC on Thursday,...

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Blast in Turkey Impacts Iran, Iraq

October 19, 2012 •   Last night, a pipeline carrying Iranian natural gas to Turkey was...

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PCCW Keeps Syria Connected

August 20, 2012 • As the conflict in Syria continues unabated, we have observed an increase in...

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Orange Jordan Goes Black

August 14, 2012 • At 10:28 UTC today, Jordanian incumbent, Orange Jordan (AS 8697), suffered a...

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Syria Briefly Disconnects

July 19, 2012 • For about 40 minutes today, all networks routed through the Syrian incumbent,...