Popular websites and services which are blocked in Russia

Here’s a short list of popular internet services which are blocked in Russia, partially or entirely.
The list is intended to demonstrate the stupidness of Russian internet censorship for foreigners.

This is wiki post. Every registered NTC user can edit and update it.

Messengers

  • Blackberry Messenger. Blocked by IP range since 28.04.2017 (1, 2, 3, 4). This block also affects other Blackberry services on Blackberry phones.
  • LINE. Blocked by IP range since 28.04.2017 (1, 2, 3).
  • Telegram. Blocked by IP range since 13.04.2018 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15). Enormous amount of Telegram proxies is also blocked by individual IP addresses with Ид2971-18 court sentence: 51 283 registry items, 1 145 695 IP addresses (as for 2019-10-01T21:00:00Z)
  • Zello, since 12.04.2017 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9).
Previously blocked
  • imo.im, 19.04.2017-22.06.2017 (1).

Web sites

  • dailymotion.com, since 28.01.2017 (1, 2).
  • linkedin.com, since 17.11.2016 (1, 2, 3, 4).
  • Several youtube.com videos and channels, only using individual URLs over HTTP protocol (1).
    Even though the URLs are HTTP (and youtube works only over HTTPS), many Russian ISPs make exception for youtube and do not block it at all.
  • deviantart.com, several HTTP URLs of main domain and several domains/HTTPS urls, since ≈05.08.2014 (1).
  • tumblr.com, many subdomains blocked by HTTPS URL or domain name, incl. technical domains like media.tumblr.com and static.tumblr.com, since 15.04.2014 (1).
  • archive.is, archive.li, archive.fo, since 08.02.2016 (1, 2, 3).
  • lurkmore.to, since ≈25.12.2014. (wikipedia Lurkmore#Fleeting_block_in_Russia)
  • lib.rus.ec, library, since 12.09.2016 (1).
  • flibusta.is, library, since 22.09.2016 (1, 2).
  • shikimori.org, anime library, since 15.05.2019 (1).
  • arhivach.ng, imageboards archive, since 15.07.2019 (1).
  • 2channel.moe, russian imageboard, since 27.06.2019 (1).
Previously blocked

Torrent trackers

  • rutracker.org, since 25.01.2016 (1, 2, 3).
  • nnm-club. Was originally blocked by individual HTTP URLs since 24.09.2013, blocked by domain since 06.04.2016 (1, 2, 3. 4).

Lots of others, these are the biggest ones.

News sites

  • ej.ru, since 13.03.2014 (1, 2, 3).
  • fergana.agency, since 01.10.2019 (1).
Previously blocked
  • vice.com, circa 07.07.2016, only one exact HTTP url (1)

Political sites

Infrastructure

Some web hosting, VPS and cloud services are also partially blocked by large IP ranges.

  • Digital Ocean, since 18.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked ranges: 128.199.0.0/16 159.203.0.0/16 159.65.0.0/16 159.89.0.0/16 165.227.0.0/16 167.99.0.0/16 174.138.0.0/17 188.166.0.0/17 206.189.0.0/16 46.101.128.0/17
  • Hetzner, since 19.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 178.63.0.0/16
  • Scaleway (Online SAS), since 19.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 195.154.0.0/17
  • VPS.NET (UK2.NET), since 22.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 176.67.169.0/24
  • Clouding.io, since 19.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 185.166.212.0/23
  • Kamatera, since 22.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 185.229.227.0/24
  • SoftLayer, since 22.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 98.158.176.0/20
  • Network Layer Technologies Inc (hoststore.com), since 19.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 64.137.0.0/17
  • Google App Engine machines (bc.googleusercontent.com), 270 as of 2019-10-01T21:00:00Z (1).
  • Netlify, since 18.04.2018 (1).
    Blocked range: 167.99.0.0/16 (hosted on Digital Ocean, covers IPs 167.99.137.12 and 167.99.129.42).
  • Mozilla DNS-over-HTTPS Resolver mozilla.cloudflare-dns.com, since 03.12.2016 (1, 2).
    One IP address is shared with blocked ineedusersmore.net domain (and may get blocked by ISP with improper DPI or its configuration), and another IP is blocked by IP address entirely, on all ISP.
  • Public torrent announcers: tracker.coppersurfer.tk (1), open.demonii.com (shares IP address with vulcan-na-dengi.org blocked website) (1), tracker.opentrackr.org (1), tracker.cyberia.is (shares IP address with ru.leonbets1688.com blocked website) (1), explodie.org (1).