By: Jon Russell | The Next Web
Update: Good news for the Guardian, its site is now unblocked – just under a day after China’s net nanny struck.
Our original post is below…
China appears to have dropped the censorship hammer on the Guardian, after the newspaper’s global website become inaccessible from mainland China. Many on Twitter reported an issue while Web monitoring site Greatfire shows it is indeed blocked, which is notable since China tends only to censor local Chinese language versions of media, rather than their English sites.