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Libya Blocks Internet Access As Citizens Protest

February 18th, 2011 02:47 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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An anonymous reader writes “As protests rage across the Middle East, in particular gaining strength in Libya, Djibouti, Iraq, Bahrain, and Yemen over the past two days, Libya has taken the lead role in blocking internet access to its citizens. Residents of Tripoli, Libya are reporting wide-spread internet blockage for most sites, and access to circumvention tools like OperaTor and VPN is also being blocked.”

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