Internet services blocked by authorities in Cairo." 31 January 2011

Internet services blocked by authorities in Cairo." 31 January 2011
Date
2011
Ref
DCDL-0016973
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A tourist holding a flaming torch and a guide are inside a darkened Cairo museum looking at hieroglyphics on a wall. The guide reads the hieroglyphics and says 'Roughly translated - "Using this method of communication as Internet services have been blocked by the authorities in Cairo"'. Context - just before the largest planned anti-government (27 January 2011) protest the Internet went down in Cairo and throughout Egypt. Twitter and phone calls were also blocked.

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