Skype Has Been Blocked In The UAE... And Users Are NOT Happy

But you *can* still make Whatsapp calls...
Skype Has Been Blocked In The UAE... And Users Are NOT Happy
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By Farah Andrews -

So, last week a global update to Whataspp meant that we could *finally* use the video and audio call functions on the app. And despite the fact that the TRA released a statement saying, "There is no change in the UAE’s Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) Policy," the calls have not been blocked... yet.

But, it now seems that over the Eid long weekend, Skype calls have been. 

   

Skype has been quick to reply to Twitter users who have spoken out about the change... 

 

And here is the full Skype statement... 

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We'll let you know if anything changes...