On 2022-04-27 the UK introduced The Russia (Sanctions) (EU Exit) (Amendment) (No. 9) Regulations 2022 as a statutory instrument, imposing a legal obligation on ISPs to block access to internet services of sanctioned individuals.
In May 2022 Ofcom wrote to UK ISPs requesting the block of two particular news sites.
Implementation of blocks is likely to differ among ISPs.
- Sputnik (Rossiya Segodnya)
- RT (TV-Novosti)
- TalkTalk: Acknowledges blocks dated 2022-05-04 as "UK Government Sanctions"
- Andrews and Arnold: Acknowledges DNS blocking 2022-05-05