A country without internet – Egypt Revolution 2011

Posted: January 29, 2011 in Internet, Politics
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How did they do it? C’mon guys, it aint rocket science. Thats the question of the day.

Each ISP in Egypt has responsibilities to the government. They are therefore known. Send troops to ask politely, then send armed troops to demand disconnection. Country offline? Yes, rather quickly. Can it happen here? Do you think the guy at the ISP is going to argue civil liberties against the guy with the gun?

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