From Prison Planet.
Authorities shut down Internet and text messaging as riots threaten to topple regime
Paul Joseph Watson
Friday, January 28, 2011
The Obama administration expressed its support for under fire Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak even as footage emerged of a protester being shot dead by Mubarak’s security forces in Cairo, as the government shut down the Internet, land lines and the mobile phone network in a desperate bid to cling on to power amidst widespread rioting.