3. BBC site blocked in China

  • Chinese authorities have blocked access to the BBC's English language website in the country.
  • AFP says blockage related to video of police violence against protester that surfaced online.
  • Data from non-profit organisation Greatfire.org shows entire BBC online portal was blocked in China on October 14th and 15th.  
  • HK authorities have said they will investigate the video; officers involved have been 'temporarily removed' from their positions.