DAMASCUS. – Neither phone nor internet were switched off, representative of the Armenian community in Syria, Damascus resident Nazaret Ekmajian told Armenian News-NEWS.am. He claims communication was temporarily lost due to technical reasons on Wednesday.
“It was resumed again on Thursday, while no other special intervention was made,” he emphasized adding the country’s situation is still unchanged.
To note, several media outlets circulated news about the complete switch off of the country’s cell and landline phones. In addition, Syria allegedly had no internet. Thus, RIA Novosti was informed that Syria’s state communication and internet is switched off throughout the country.