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Could Russia shut down the internet in Ukraine?

By Jim Waterson

01 Mar 2022 · 3 min read

Ukraine’s continued access to the internet not only supports day-to-day life and the country’s financial system but it is also enabling the coordination of Ukrainian civil resistance – plus the ability of everyone, from the president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, to ordinary citizens, to communicate with the outside world.

How much of Ukraine still has access to the internet?

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