According to iCloud system status page, iMessage and several other iCloud services such as Photo Stream, Documents in the Cloud, iPhoto Journals and Backups are having issues.
The issue seems to be affecting a small percentage of users currently.
Here’s the description of the issue:
Multiple Services – Less than 1% of users are affected
Users may be unable to use iCloud Documents, Photo Stream, iPhoto Journals, or Backup & Restore. Users may also be unable to send or download attachments in iMessage.
The issue seems to have started approximately six hours back. There was also a problem creating a new Apple ID briefly.
We’ll update the post as soon the issue has been resolved.
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It looks like the issues have been resolved. The status of all iCloud services are now green.