Bitcoin.org has been added to a list of domains names forbidden within the Russian Federation. Despite being approved for blacklisting back in September of 2014, it is only today that the ban has gone into effect. The decision to approve the ban was made by the суд otherwise known as the Federal Court Registry.
A search of the register shows the following information for the bitcoin.org address:
Update – Gigaom has further information which shows that five domains have been blacklisted, they are:
- BTCsec .com