Censorship on 1.1.1.1 in Dubai

Hi,

I’m trying to access the national lottery of Belgium while I’m in Dubai and get attached error page.

I would assume cloudflare does not censor dns queries? But it seems it does?

I’m using dns over tls on android see below.

https://1.1.1.1/help#eyJpc0NmIjoiWWVzIiwiaXNEb3QiOiJZZXMiLCJpc0RvaCI6Ik5vIiwicmVzb2x2ZXJJcC0xLjEuMS4xIjoiWWVzIiwicmVzb2x2ZXJJcC0xLjAuMC4xIjoiWWVzIiwicmVzb2x2ZXJJcC0yNjA2OjQ3MDA6NDcwMDo6MTExMSI6Ik5vIiwicmVzb2x2ZXJJcC0yNjA2OjQ3MDA6NDcwMDo6MTAwMSI6Ik5vIiwiZGF0YWNlbnRlckxvY2F0aW9uIjoiRFhCIiwiaXNXYXJwIjoiTm8iLCJpc3BOYW1lIjoiQ2xvdWRmbGFyZSIsImlzcEFzbiI6IjEzMzM1In0=

It doesn’t, I presume that is done on the HTTP layer via some sort of firewall country wide… Can you check what is the actual response to your query?

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Thanks, didn’t think to do that, I don’t have my laptop with me and used a basic android app. But it does seem the correct IP is resolved.
When going to the IP in the browser I also get the warning page but the IP is Belgian.

Thanks for clarification. Guess I should stay on vpn.

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That is the same IP I get from DoH -

  ],
  "Answer": [
    {
      "name": "e-lotto.be.",
      "type": 1,
      "TTL": 3600,
      "data": "188.64.232.65"
    }
  ]

So chances are it’s a HTTP level firewall.

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