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“An Action Unprecedented in Internet History” – Egyptian Government Shuts Down 99% of Their Internet

Reposted on 01.31.2011 By I-Witness Internet Reports See http://www.renesys.com/blog/2011/01/egypt-leaves-the-internet.shtml Egypt Leaves the Internet Copyright James Cowie on January 27, 2011 7:56 PM | 147 Comments | 26 TrackBacks Thanks to all for great comments and questions. Please see below for latest updates on the ongoing Egyptian … Continue reading

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Pakistan Blocks YouTube & 450 Other Web Links in Crackdown

May 20, 2010, 1:58 PM EDT By Ketaki Gokhale and Farhan Sharif May 20 (Bloomberg) — Pakistan, home to the world’s second- largest Muslim population, blocked Google Inc.’s YouTube service and more than 450 Web links as the government widened … Continue reading

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