a blog of our life while in Sana'a, as well as musings on Yemen.
Thursday, March 31, 2011
Sites Blocked, Hacked as Uprising Gains Further Momentum
This story the Yemen Post ran earlier today is nothing new. Sites have been blocked and hacked for years in Yemen - almost always the Arabic language (native language) sites. One thing you will not see happen, however, is the muzzling of a government mouthpiece such as the Yemen Observer. These sites, and their too clever-by-half attempts at propaganda, are there for your reading pleasure.