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Bandwidth Being Throttled In Bahrain?

February 17th, 2011 02:56 admin Leave a comment Go to comments


mahiskali writes “In light of recent uprising and protests in Bahrain, reports are coming in showing slower than usual internet access across the country. Broadband providers are claiming this is due to high-usage and heavy load, but Twitter is abuzz claiming a government-imposed lockdown. Accounts on the popular media-sharing site Bambuser have reportedly been blocked as well.”

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