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More than 2600 website urls are blocked in the People’s Republic of China under the country’s policy of Internet censorship . This is a list of the most notable such blocked websites. This page does not apply to the special administrative regions of Hong Kong, (which has its own internet legal system) and Macau. Also note that many of the sites listed may be occasionally or even regularly available, depending on the access location or current events.
- Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation – Norwegian website blocked due to the awarding of the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize to Chinese human activist Liu Xiaobo.
- Radio Canada International – Chinese version, still blocked as of March 2010.
- China Times (www.chinatimes.com.tw) – At various days in 2002.
- United Nations News (www.unitednationsnews.com) – An independent news website not affiliated with the United Nations.
- WordswithMeaning! (www.wordswithmeaning.org) – An independent news and political affairs provider, blocked due to content regarding conspiracy, freedom of speech and stories regarding E.T life 
- Boxun.com – Due to call for Jasmine revolution on the website.
- Ustream.tv – A platform for lifecasting and live video streaming of events online; blocked since April 2011.
Social Networks, Blogging Platforms, Video, Image Sharing and Web Hosting Services
- Vimeo – Blocked since October 15, 2009.
- Twitter – Blocked since June 2, 2009.
- Google Documents
- Google App Engine – Unblocked as of November 27, 2011.
- Google Plus
- Picasa Web Albums – Blocked since July 2009.
- Technorati (www.technorati.com) – Still blocked as of July 2, 2008.
- Blogspot blogs – Still blocked as of July 4, 2010, but Blogger no longer appears blocked. Both Blogspot blogs and Blogger as of May 15, 2009, had been fully blocked.
- WordPress – All WordPress-powered blogs are still blocked as of November 2011.
- Plurk (www.plurk.com) – Still blocked as of April 23, 2009.
- Wretch – The largest Taiwanese blog and image hoster, blocked since August 2007; blocked as of April 25, 2009.
- PBworks – Still blocked as of January 19, 2011.
- China Bill of Rights (www.chinabillofrights.org)
- Reporters Without Borders (www.rsf.org)
- Wikileaks (www.wikileaks.org) (possible to access now,2011.10.18)
- Falun Gong – related websites like (www.falundafa.org).
- Nobel Prize Foundation (nobelprize.org)
- Amnesty International (amnesty.org)
- Central Tibetan Administration (www.tibet.com) – Blocked October 2002.
- Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China (http://www.alliance.org.hk/ ) – Block as of June 17, 2009.
Chinese Wikipedia (zh.wikipedia.org, secure.wikimedia.org), other language versions of Wikipedia (aside from certain articles) were unblocked for a period of time in 2007. On 31 August 2007, all languages of Wikipedia and other Wikimedia sites were once again blocked inMainland China. They could reportedly be accessed through secure connections. On July 31, 2008, the BBC reported that the Chinese Wikipedia had been unblocked that day in China; it had still been blocked the previous day. This came within the context of foreign journalists arriving in Beijing to report on the upcoming 2008 Summer Olympics. It is currently more accessible with repeated clicks on taboo matter causing the user to be locked out. However, this page is blocked.
Since late July 2009, all images on Wikimedia pages have been removed by certain ISPs in China.
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- ^ http://www.evri.com/organization/boxun-0x10ee0c
- ^ http://www.greatfirewall.biz/ustream.tv
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