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 Near Dubai. Between Oman and the United Arab Emirates. According to its owner FLAG Telecom, part of India's Reliance Communications.
 Flag Telecom owns another undersea cable which was damaged off Egypt on Wednesday in the Mediterranean.
 On the same day in Kuwait, the government reported two cables damaged by "weather conditions and maritime traffic."
An estimated 1.7 million Internet users in the UAE have been affected due to the recent cable cuts, an expert said on February 4, quoting recent figures published by TeleGeography, an international research website.
The first cut in the undersea Internet cable occurred on January 23, in the Flag Telcoms FALCON submarine cable which was not reported. This has not been repaired yet and the cause remains unknown, explained Jaishanker.