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Sudan internet shows signs of recovery after month-long shutdown

2019-07-09T16:32:30

Internet users are coming back online in Sudan as of Tuesday 9 July 2019, as real-time network data shows a marked increase in mobile connectivity and some fixed-line providers for …

Ethiopia partially restores internet access days after blackout following reported Amhara coup attempt

2019-06-27T06:26:18

Internet access is in the process of being restored in Ethiopia as of 6:00 a.m. UTC Thursday 27 June according to network measurement data. Overall connectivity is rising toward levels …

Widespread Internet disruption in Iran amid geopolitical crisis

2019-06-26T22:20:42

Internet connectivity in Iran has been significantly disrupted according to real-time network data, as of 8:00 p.m. UTC Wednesday 26 Jun 2019. Network data indicate international routing issues. The disruption …

Iraq shuts down internet to prevent cheating in national science exams

2019-06-26T16:29:16

Iraq’s internet has been partially cut on the morning of Wednesday 26 June 2019 in compliance with a decision the Council of Ministers seeking to prevent cheating during national school …

Post-election internet shutdown in Mauritania following widespread mobile disruptions

2019-06-25T19:22:49

Mauritania is in the midst of a near-total internet blackout as of 3:30 p.m. UTC Tuesday 25 June 2019, following contested presidential elections held during the weekend. Real-time network measurement …

Ethiopia internet shutdown continues following reported coup attempt

2019-06-24T20:39:34

Ethiopia has been cut off from the internet for over 48 hours following a blackout which started Saturday evening amid reports of an attempted plot to unseat Amhara Regional State …

Internet shutdown in Ethiopia amid reports of attempted coup

2019-06-22T21:54:02

Ethiopia’s internet has been largely disconnected starting 8:15 p.m. UTC Saturday 22 June 2019 and having nationwide impact as of 9:00 p.m. UTC, as reports emerge of an attempt to …

Twitter and Instagram restricted in Venezuela during National Assembly session

2019-06-18T16:48:18

Data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that Venezuela’s state-run internet provider ABA CANTV (AS8048) and private internet provider Supercable (AS22313) have restricted access to Twitter and Instagram as of …

Streaming services restricted in Venezuela as Guaidó holds press conference in Caracas

2019-06-17T19:43:26

Network data shows that Venezuela’s state-run internet provider ABA CANTV (AS8048) restricted access to YouTube, several Google services, Android mobile backend servers and Microsoft Bing on Monday 17 June 2019, …

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp and other social media blocked in Algeria

2019-06-16T15:03:06

Algeria has cut access to most social media platforms, as of 1:15 p.m. UTC, Sunday 16 June 2019 according to NetBlocks network measurement data, in an apparent bid to counter …