Not all WMF websites are blocked in Iran, Till now commons is blocked and
Fawikinews (starting this evening), as far as I contacted local
authorities, they didn't confirm the block, they only said it might
technical issue, I am still try to get more information to see what is


On Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 8:33 PM, Amir Ladsgroup <> wrote:

> It had started with Wikimedia Commons and then (so no
> images) and now Persian Wikinews and I just realized except a few number of
> ISPs all WM websites are blocked everywhere. Obviously analytics can give
> more details.
> I talked with legal team in Wikimania and asked them for a direct talk or
> any kind of negotiation with Iranian government to make things easier but
> It's going worse. they lifted block on CNN once Rouhani had interview with
> them two years ago.
> Any ideas?
> Best
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