Video: UAE, Saudi Arabia to block BlackBerry features
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Video: UAE, Saudi Arabia to block BlackBerry features

The UAE said it will block key features on BlackBerry smart phones, citing national security concerns because the devices operate beyond the government's ability to monitor their use. Saudi Arabia quickly indicated it planned to follow suit. (The Associated Press)

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