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|BREAKING: All Communications Cut to 1.7 Million in Gaza, Including Mobile, Landline and Internet|
Information is difficult to procure at this stage, but initial reports indicate that Israeli bulldozers, possibly by accident, have cut all communication lines connecting Gaza to the world.
The reports, coming in both on Twitter and via Maan, a Palestinian news outlet, seem to confirm that efforts to reach residents in Gaza are unsuccessful.
I am doing my best to confirm this information from sources in Israel and through monitoring of various forums, and will post updates below the fold as they come.
I ask that people not make definite claims in the comments about what has occurred, since this is just breaking and very difficult to sort out...
Read more: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/08/09/1005150/-BREAK...