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[I-coordination] A different model

JFC Morfin jefsey at
Fri Dec 13 16:09:00 CET 2013

At 12:48 13/12/2013, McTim wrote:
>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.

We agree.  International recognition was forced by the country's 
government. The I*Coalition has nothing to say there. 1NET is an 
attempt to change that, i.e. to rebuild the world, i.e. to design an 
utopia, in showing us the real world as a dystopia.


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