Instagram back up: Facebook says services have been restored


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Instagram, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp experienced an outage impacting users across the globe on Friday.

According to social media reports, all three apps started experienced issues around 1:34 p.m. ET.

Instagram users saw “5xx Server Error” on the site.

But, shortly after 2:30 p.m. Facebook reportedly said services have been restored:

According to DownDetector, there were over 63,000 outage reports since 1:35 p.m. ET.


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