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Ministry of Communications denies internet cut Friday, Saturday


The Ministry of Communications denied on Monday that the Internet will be cut on next Friday and Saturday.

Director of Relations and Information at the ministry Awatif Shehab said in a press statement that "the document circulated by the media and social networking sites on the intention of the Ministry of Communications to cut the Internet service on Friday and Saturday next, is untrue."

"There is no intention of disconnecting the internet at all," she said.

Media and social media circulated a document attributed to the Ministry of Communications, including its intention to disconnect from the Internet on Friday and Saturday due to maintenance work.