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Syria's Rebel Movement finds Skype a Useful and Increasingly Dangerous Tool

jamaicaplain (2618877) writes | about a year and a half ago

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jamaicaplain writes "In an extensive look at rebel communications, the New York Times reports that, "In a demonstration of their growing sophistication and organization, Syrian rebels responded to a nationwide shutdown of the Internet by turning to satellite technology to coordinate within the country and to communicate with outside activists. To prepare, they have spent months smuggling communications equipment like mobile handsets and portable satellite phones into the country.""
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