By Tuoi Tre News

The operator of an undersea cable system that provides Internet connectivity to Vietnam has found yet another break on the same cable section where a fracture is being repaired.

The new rupture was identified at a location 68km from Hong Kong’s coast, the company behind the AAG (Asia Gateway Pacific) submarine cable system said Monday.

The new break is only 4km away from the part of the section S1I that was snapped on September 15. S1I connects the Vietnamese coastal city of Vung Tau and Hong Kong.

The AAG operator said it will repair the second break immediately after finishing welding the first one.

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