Egypt Imposes Curfew, Shuts Off Internet as Protests Grow


You no doubt have heard about the clashes going on across Egypt opposing the government of Hosni Mubarak. There are some excellent online resources to follow it, if you're interested.

Live updates from the Guardian... Al Jazeera is broadcasting an ongoing live stream of the protests. They just reported that state police entered the building and may cut them off.

BoingBoing has posted a graph which shows how Egypt has effectively cut off all its ISPs. A curfew has also been imposed by the government.

Wikileaks just released a huge number of Egypt cables...

Watch some stunning Russia Today video of the deadly protests, AFTER THE JUMP...

Posted January 28, 2011 at 10:37am ETC by Andy Towle
in Egypt, News