In Syria No One Can Hear You Scream

Syria disappeared from the Internet this morning. The research firm Renesys, which keeps track of the status and health of the technical underpinnings of the Internet around the world, just reportedthat at 10:26 UTC this morning — which, by my watch, would have been 5:26 am ET — effectively all of Syria’s international Internet connectivity shut down.  BBC’s coverage here.

This is very bad news. VERY bad.

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