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Observing and measuring Internet traffic can tell us a lot about the health and resiliency of Internet locally, regionally and globally. There is a constant increase in global political and social instability which often leads to Internet shutdowns or disruptions. We at the NCC are looking into improving our internet measurement tools so that they can be used to detect, analyze and document these events.