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RE: Fourth cable damaged in Middle Eest (Qatar to UAE)
Sean, do you have any URLs with additional info on the new cut? Questions are being asked. Marc -----Original Message----- From: owner-nanog@xxxxxxxxx [mailto:owner-nanog@xxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Sean Donelan Sent: Sunday, February 03, 2008 6:52 PM To: nanog@xxxxxxxxx Subject: Fourth cable damaged in Middle Eest (Qatar to UAE) A fourth submarine cable in the middle east was damaged Sunday between Haloul, Qatar and Das, United Arab Emirates. This is in addition to the damage affecting FLAG, SAE-ME-WE4, FALCON cables. Afer reviewing surveillance video of the area, Egypt's ministry of maritime transportation is reporting no ships were near the FLAG or SAE-ME-WE4 cables 12-hours before or after the cable damage near Alexanderia, Egypt. The reason for outage of the cables has not been identified yet.