Two years ago this week, authorities arrested a computer programmer, Bassel Khartabil, involved in protests against the Syrian government. There's still no word on when he'll be released.
The move comes just a week after authorities took similar action against Twitter, as the country's prime minister faces growing criticism for limiting free speech.
The same man who made jokes about the Egyptian uprising being about his shoes, now offers a Syrian tweet that is as cynical as it is tasteless.
The computer maker says in an SEC filing that it has been cooperating with investigation since June.
Internet, mobile, and landline networks have been inaccessible in the war-torn country.
Syria vanishes from the Net, the Jawbone Up gets a review, and iTunes 11 has arrived.
Syria vanishes from the net, Jawbone Up gets a review and iTunes 11 has arrived.
Citizens in the country once again have access to the Internet, following an eight-hour outage early Wednesday.
The country lost online access on Wednesday, according to Internet monitoring company Renesys.
Internet access is back in Syria after a more than 19 hour outage that started on Tuesday. But what caused the Internet to go down?