Facebook and Instagram Down Due to Technical Glitch

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On Wednesday, users of Facebook and Instagram were not able to access their accounts in some parts of the Middle East, United States, Europe and Canada, due to a technical glitch. 


Numerous users in Qatar were also not able to access these two social networking sites. Many complained that they were able to get only the menu optionbut were not able to post anything and timeline was also not accessible on Facebook as cited in peninsulaqatar.

Facebook representative told Reuters that they knew that a few people are having trouble accessing Facebook and Instagram and they are trying to fix the issue as soon as possible.

50% of the userscomplained of experiencing difficulty logging in while 40%reported that they confronted complete blackout issues and the rest of the 10% confronted issues with pictures reported Downdetector.

DownDetector.com, monitors outages, demonstrated that there were more than 12,000 occurrences of people reporting issues with the site.