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Guinea blocks social media on eve of elections

2020-03-21T21:36:20

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that social media have been blocked in the Republic of Guinea beginning 8:00 p.m. Saturday evening, 21 March 2020 continuing through Sunday’s …

Internet cut across Guinea ahead of elections

2020-03-20T22:09:30

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that internet has been cut across the Republic of Guinea as of 8:00 p.m. UTC, ahead of parliamentary elections scheduled for Sunday, …

Wikipedia Farsi blocked in Iran as coronavirus fears spread

2020-03-03T06:40:27

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that Iran has blocked access to the Farsi (Persian) language edition of the Wikipedia online encylopedia as of Monday, 2 March 2020. …

Internet disruption registered across Iran

2020-03-03T01:59:21

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that multiple telecommunication networks in Iran have been disconnected on the morning of Tuesday, 3 March 2020. Confirmed: Internet disruption registered across …

Venezuela suffers major power outage knocking out internet connectivity

2020-03-01T22:06:51

The NetBlocks internet observatory has identified a nationwide power outage and fluctuations in supply across Venezuela as of 5:45 p.m. Sunday 1 March 2020, impacting multiple states and cities and …

Social media blocked in Turkey as Idlib military crisis escalates

2020-02-27T21:13:02

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that Turkey has blocked access to social media following an attack on Turkish troops in Idlib, Syria on Thursday 27 February 2020. …

Social media disrupted in Togo on election day

2020-02-22T18:40:58

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm the loss of access to social media platforms via Togo’s leading operator Togo Telecom (Togocom, AS24691) as polls closed on election day, …

Internet shutdown in Iran following reported cyber-attack

2020-02-08T10:22:41

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm extensive disruption to telecommunication networks in Iran on the morning of Saturday, 8 February 2020 lasting several hours. Authorities have issued a …

Earthquake in eastern Turkey knocks out telecommunication networks

2020-01-24T18:35:33

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm cellular and fixed-line telecommunication networks have been impacted after a 6.5 magnitude earthquake which struck eastern Turkey Friday 24 January 2020. Preliminary …

Turkey restores access to Wikipedia after 991 days

2020-01-15T19:52:33

Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory confirm that Turkey has fully restored access to the Wikipedia online encyclopedia as of 15 January 2020, exactly 991 days after the popular …