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Taliban wants cell phone networks shut down at night

The towers and offices of mobile phone operators in Afghanistan are being pressured to shut down operations at night by the Taliban. The former rulers of Afghanistan and current insurgent group held "talks" with the four major mobile companies in Afghanistan today, and gave them three days to go dark for 14 hours per day-or else.

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Absinthetic3351d ago

and this is related to the gaming industry because?

v1c1ous3351d ago (Edited 3351d ago )

see the one that says "tech"? "mobile"?

if the taliban was banning games (i think they already do anyways), would you object to it being reported?

Hydrollex3351d ago

this news is to be posted on www.FBI.gov

Bleucrunch3351d ago

this has nothing to do with gaming so why is it here. Take it off now I dont come to this site to talk about what is going on in Afghanistan. RRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!

ArduousAndy3351d ago (Edited 3351d ago )

there is a tech link here as well as a mobile sub group. Its not all game related. If this shouldnt be allowed on then neither should blu-ray news.

danarc3351d ago

To be fair, the "format war" was quite significant to the gaming world...
Was Sony's risk worth it?

We all found out it was, and that it helps sell PS3s.

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