Why wont cloudflare recognize my .tk domain like it did in the past?

I don’t understand what the problem is. It is an active domain and I own it. Previous .tk domains I have owned and used all worked perfectly. I cant find anyone else with similar problems that actually have an actual solution. Please walk me through my problem instead of redirecting me. I get the error message “Failed to lookup registrar and hosting information of darknationmc.tk at this time. Please contact Cloudflare Support or try again later.” The only problem is everywhere else I check it says the domain is active and valid and can identify it. Why can’t Cloudflare? I even used the Diagnostic center and it even identified it was a valid domain but it for some reason does not when I try to register it.

“That domain is registered under a TLD which is governed by the Freenom registry. Those TLDs currently experience issues their Whois service which prevents such domains from being added to Cloudflare. Freenom needs to fix that on their side. Unfortunately there is no ETA known for that.

It probably is best to register a proper domain instead. They already go for less than $10 a year.”

So only thing really doable at this point is to go ask Freenom when they will fix their service.

Whois does respond correctly for that domain. Checked locally on my computer and on 2 servers:

% IANA WHOIS server
% for more information on IANA, visit http://www.iana.org
% This query returned 1 object

refer:        whois.dot.tk

domain:       TK

organisation: Telecommunication Tokelau Corporation (Teletok)
address:      Fenuafala
address:      Fakaofo
address:      Tokelau

contact:      administrative
name:         CEO Teletok
organisation: Telecommunication Tokelau Corporation (Teletok)
address:      Fenuafala
address:      Fakaofo
address:      Tokelau
phone:        +690 3101
e-mail:       [email protected]

contact:      technical
name:         Joost Zuurbier
organisation: BV Dot TK
address:      Danzigerkade 23D
address:      1013 AP  Amsterdam NH
address:      Netherlands
phone:        +31 20 531 5725
fax-no:       +31 20 531 5721
e-mail:       [email protected]

nserver:      A.NS.TK 194.0.38.1 2001:678:50:0:0:0:0:1
nserver:      B.NS.TK 194.0.39.1 2001:678:54:0:0:0:0:1
nserver:      C.NS.TK 194.0.40.1 2001:678:58:0:0:0:0:1
nserver:      D.NS.TK 194.0.41.1 2001:678:5c:0:0:0:0:1

whois:        whois.dot.tk

status:       ACTIVE
remarks:      Registration information: http://www.dot.tk

created:      1997-11-07
changed:      2019-02-12
source:       IANA

   
   Domain name:
      DARKNATIONMC.TK

   Organisation:
      BV Dot TK
      Dot TK administrator
      P.O. Box 11774
      1001 GT  Amsterdam
      Netherlands
      Phone: +31 20 5315725
      Fax: +31 20 5315721
      E-mail: abuse: [email protected], copyright infringement: [email protected]

   Domain Nameservers:
      NS01.FREENOM.COM
      NS02.FREENOM.COM
      NS03.FREENOM.COM
      NS04.FREENOM.COM


   Your selected domain name is a Free Domain. That means that,
   according to the terms and conditions of Free Domain domain names
   the registrant is BV Dot TK

   Due to restrictions in Dot TK 's Privacy Statement personal information
   about the user of the domain name cannot be released.

   ABUSE OF A DOMAIN NAME
   If you want to report abuse of this domain name, please send a
   detailed email with your complaint to [email protected]
   In most cases Dot TK responds to abuse complaints within one business day.

   COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
   If you want to report a case of copyright infringement, please send
   an email to [email protected], and include the full name and address of
   your organization. Within 5 business days copyright infringement notices
   will be investigated.

   Record maintained by: Dot TK Domain Registry