Ukraine request yikes

Matthew Petach mpetach at
Tue Mar 1 08:53:03 UTC 2022

On Tue, Mar 1, 2022 at 12:19 AM George Herbert <george.herbert at>

> Posted by Bill Woodcock on Twitter…
> Ukraine (I think I read as) want ICANN to turn root nameservers off,
> revoke address delegations, and turn off TLDs for Russia.
> Seems… instability creating…
> -george

Information sharing should increase during wartime, not decrease.

Restricting information is more often the playbook of authoritarian
and not something we should generally support.

Besides, GhostWriter is based out of Belarus, not Russia proper.  ^_^;

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