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Mobile internet disrupted in Quito as Ecuador political crisis escalates

2019-10-13T01:51:40

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that mobile network operator Claro has suffered severe outages beginning 20:00 UTC (3 p.m. local time), Saturday 12 October 2019, lasting for …

Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram restricted in southern Turkey

2019-10-11T05:29:24

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that Turkey has blocked access to social media and messaging platforms in the southern cities of Gaziantep, Şanlıurfa and Hatay, as the …

Iraq introduces nightly internet curfew

2019-10-10T04:36:01

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that Iraq has introduced a nighttime internet curfew, consistent with reports from IT industry workers in recent days. Confirmed: #Iraq has partly …

Evidence of social media disruptions in Ecuador as crisis deepens

2019-10-09T20:34:49

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that social media backend image and CDN servers were temporarily disrupted in Ecuador with state-run operator Corporación Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (CNT) on …

Heavily censored internet briefly returns to Iraq 28 hours after nationwide blackout

2019-10-03T21:41:10

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that connectivity is returning to parts of Iraq 28 hours after the country imposed a nationwide information blackout. As of 9:20 p.m. …

Iraq blocks Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram, then shuts down internet amid civil unrest

2019-10-02T13:54:41

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Instagram and other social and messaging apps have been blocked in Iraq by multiple internet providers as of …

Facebook Messenger, social media and news sites disrupted in Egypt amid protests

2019-09-22T16:48:49

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show disruption to Facebook Messenger, Facebook image CDN servers, as well as BBC News and other news sites in Egypt with two leading …

Internet disrupted in Algeria amid protests against military influence

2019-09-14T11:55:00

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that internet access has been restricted in regions of Algeria as of Friday, 14 September 2019 and Saturday. The measures appear to …

Pakistan shuts down internet in Kashmir, restricts access in Punjab and beyond

2019-09-10T15:37:47

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm Pakistan has shut down internet access multiple regions. Two distinct schedules of disruption appear to be in place. Azad Kashmir internet blackout …

Wikipedia disrupted globally in apparent denial of service attack

2019-09-06T21:46:45

Network data show that Wikipedia servers have become intermittently unavailable as of approximately 6:00 p.m. UTC Friday 6 September 2019. Measurements show the disruptions are not related to filtering and …