News: World 2 US-based Internet-monitoring companies say Syria has shut off Internet nationwide November 29, 2012 | Modified: November 29, 2012 at 11:01 am Leave a comment In this image taken from video obtained from the Ugarit News, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Free Syrian Army fighters capture a helicopter at the Marj al-Sultan military air base in Damascus, Syria, on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Ugarit News via AP video) BEIRUT (AP) — 2 US-based Internet-monitoring companies say Syria has shut off Internet nationwide. Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.