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Facebook and Instagram Down At Same Time in USA and Europe

Facebook and Instagram Down At Same Time in USA and Europe

Several users were reporting issues with Instagram as well.

Social media users were left out in the cold after an unexpected Facebook and Instagram outage on Thursday morning. Service began returning to users about 12:30 p.m.

According to Downdetector, users in the United States and parts of Europe appear to be worst affected by the outage.

WPIX-TV also said that according to the website, Instagram had more than 2,000 users indicating they had a problem.

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The problems appear to be affecting users on both desktop and mobile.

Others tweeted about how Facebook should tweet about the outage. As you might have guessed already, not only Facebook, Instagram is also having issues.

The issue is a global one with people suffering social media downtime in South America, parts of Asia and Europe.

Facebook said it was aware that some users were now having trouble accessing both Facebook and Instagram, Reuters reports.


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