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Facebook Video Calling Comes To Most Countries

By Josh Wolford

May 27, 2015

Facebook Messenger's video calling feature is now available worldwide – for the most part.

"Quick update on video calling in Messenger: we're happy to share we've now rolled out the capability globally, with the exception of a few countries we're still working on improving quality for. So make sure you get the latest and greatest version for iOS and Android, give it a try, and as always… tell us how we can make it even better for you!" said VP of Messaging David Marcus in a Facebook post.

Marcus doesn't say which countries were left out, but in a reply to a user's comment he says, "we would love to offer the service in UAE, but operators are blocking it. Maybe if enough of you ask them to open it up, they will."

So it looks like UAE is out for now.

Facebook first debuted video calling inside Messenger in April, launching it in Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Laos, Lithuania, Mexico, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, the UK, the US and [...]

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