IMessage and FaceTime unable to sign in with Apple ID

The fail message is unable to sign in,check network connection.Every else works just fine (app store, iTunes,safari )

Hello chivos3000,
Thanks for using Apple Support Communities.
For more information on this, take a look at:
iOS: Troubleshooting FaceTime
http://support.apple.com/kb/ts3367
Best of luck,
Mario

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