The social media Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp will be unavailable or limited on Monday evening due to a worldwide malfunction. This is reported by the French news agency AFP. The cause of the problems is still unclear.
The outage may affect tens of millions of users worldwide. The website allestoringen.nl received tens of thousands of reports from the Netherlands.
On WhatsApp, users can no longer send or receive messages, while Instagram and Facebook give an error. All three social media are under the same parent company, Facebook Inc.