Access to the opposition news portal, was blocked by the government on Monday.

The media platform said the government has banned their website for 14 times since July 25, 2015.

Evert time faces a ban, it comes up with a domain similar to the original one. “ will meet you as soon as possible on its new website,,” a statement by the media outlet said.

A total of 195 media outlets have been shut down by the government since the July 15 coup attempt with around 2,500 media personnel left unemployed.

Early last month, the Turkish telecommunications authority (BTK) also moved to block access to VPN services including Tor Project, VPN Master, Hotspot Shield VPN, Psiphon, Zenmate VPN, TunnelBear, Zero VPN, VyprVPN, Private Internet Access VPN, Espress VPN and IPVanish VPN.