“Turkmenistan has suspended the operation of MTS-Turkmenistan, the largest mobile-phone-service provider on its territory, leaving most of the country without mobile-phone communications and access to the Internet.

The Russian company informed its subscribers on December.20 that ‘all communication services will be temporarily halted.’

On its website, MTS-Turkmenistan wrote it received notification from the Communication Ministry regarding the suspension of the company’s license.”

From Radio Free Europe