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[I-coordination] A different model

McTim mctimconsulting at
Fri Dec 13 12:48:46 CET 2013


On Thu, Dec 12, 2013 at 10:08 PM, JFC Morfin <jefsey at> wrote:
> At 01:30 13/12/2013, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
>>A country could order its national carriers to route their hijacked
>>block internally but they would not be in a position to force
>>international recognition.
> I am afraid this remark does not stand.

It does actually.  Ask the Egyptian providers who "hijacked" (caused
them to withdraw) their routes during the Arab spring.

Neither ICANN nor IANA not IAB nor OpenStand nor ISOC nor ITU have
anything to do with routing prefixes operationally.



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