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No turning back: Russia activates Crimean cable

July 31, 2014 • The Crimean peninsula depends critically on the Ukrainian mainland for...

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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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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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Submarine Cables Add Resilience But Paths Still Matter

October 16, 2013 • Last month, I had the honor of opening the second day of the Submarine Networks...

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Myanmar Internet Disruptions

August 13, 2013 • Before Egypt became the country known for shutting off its international...

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Cuba-Jamaica Link Activated

May 20, 2013 • In January, we reported the news that the ALBA-1 submarine cable connecting...

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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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Intrigue Surrounds SMW4 Cut

March 28, 2013 • It has been a rough few weeks for the global Internet, given numerous...

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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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Bangladesh Connects via India

January 29, 2013 •   The Internet of Bangladesh has been connected to the world by a single...

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Mystery Cable Activated in Cuba

January 20, 2013 • Recent developments captured in a new blog here. (January 22, 2013)...

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Cyprus Rescues Lebanon

July 6, 2012 • It has been a tough week for Internet connectivity in Lebanon. After two national Internet...

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Lebanon Loses Lone Link

July 2, 2012 • Prior to the recent activation of Internet service to Lebanon via the...

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SMW4 Cut Shakes Up South Asia

June 15, 2012 • Bangladesh could learn a lesson from Pakistan about building a diverse and more...

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TEAMS Cable Down Again

April 26, 2012 • Only 35 days after a repair ship fixed the TEAMS (The East African Marine...