All language editions of Wikipedia have been blocked in mainland China since April, the Wikimedia basis has confirmed.
Web censorship researchers discovered that Wikipedia had joined hundreds of different web sites which can’t be accessed in China.
The nation had beforehand banned the Chinese language language model of the location, however the block has now been expanded.
Wikimedia mentioned it had acquired “no notice” of the transfer.
In an announcement, the muse mentioned: “In late April, the Wikimedia Foundation determined that Wikipedia was no longer accessible in China. After closely analysing our internal traffic reports, we can confirm that Wikipedia is currently blocked across all language versions.”
The free community-edited encyclopaedia has been intermittently blocked by authorities around the globe.
In 2017, the location was blocked in Turkey and it has been blocked intermittently in Venezuela this yr.