What happens to the destroyed internet cables?

United Cable Company’s Roderick Beck offers insights on the damage to subsea cables.  “One of the three destroyed cables is the “Asia-Africa-Europe 1”, or AAE-1 for short. “It is extremely important because it connects Hong Kong with Marseille and has a high capacity,” says Roderick Beck. He works for the American United Cable Company, which trades in network capacity. Marseille is a crucial hub for Europe. He explains that 16 submarine cables come ashore here alone.
Read the article on faz.net (in German)

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