Facebook hit by service disruptions

  • Facebook has suffered a series of service disruptions leaving many people unable to use the social network.

    The site was unreachable for some users for almost two hours.

    Facebook has apologized for the technical issue, adding it had fixed the problem.

    The issue come at a time when the company is under intense pressure following the poor performance of its stock after its flotation on the Nasdaq stock exchange last month.

    Share prices have plummeted nearly 23 percent since its May 18 debut.