05:25 GMT21 October 2020
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    As the current coronavirus pandemic has caused people around the world to work from home, it's hard to underestimate the importance of messengers to keep people in touch.

    Users around the globe have reported issues with instant messaging and video chat service Skype, according to the Downdetector website.

    According to the online map provided by the service, people from Eastern Europe, namely Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, and southeast Asia have been hit the hardest by the issue.

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