Cable break disrupts communication Written by Ced Kurtz on Saturday, 20 December 2008 6:12 am. A major break in underwater cables has disrupted communications between Europe, the Middle East and Asia. A cable in a similar location broke not too long ago. Join the conversation: Tweet Commenting policy | How to report abuse Commenting policy | How to report abuse To report inappropriate comments, abuse and/or repeat offenders, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include a link to the article and a copy of the comment. Your report will be reviewed in a timely manner. Thank you.