Photos: Uprising in Egypt

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Internet Blackout

Not long after the protests started social networking sites Facebook and Twitter – a vital part of the protesters’ organizing- were blocked in Egypt. Then, internet access in the nation was shut down completely. On Wednesday, a day after Mubarak’s announcement, internet access was restored. So cautious about seeing a digital uprising of their own, China blocked searches for “Egypt” in Google.

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