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BEIJING — A escorts nj bp Chinese dating app for lesbians has been shut down, along with its website and main social media account, just asian lesbian dating site the gay community celebrates Taiwan's decision giving same-sex couples the right to marrya first for Asia.
The app, Rela, set up inhas around 5 million registered users, a cached version asian lesbian dating site its entry on Apple's iTunes site shows. But users began noticing last week that the app, along with its Twitter-like Weibo aeian and website, was no longer accessible, according to users posting on Weibo under the hashtags rela and relahasbeenblocked.
The service was temporarily suspended due to an "important adjustment in service," Rela told users on its WeChat app account. The company did not respond to an email seeking comment.
Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Internet regulator the Cyberspace Administration of China also did not immediately respond to a faxed request for comment asian lesbian dating site Monday, which is a national holiday.
In the past, the government has blocked sites it deems could challenge Communist Party rule or threaten stability, including Western sites such as Facebook and Google's main search engine and Gmail service. It is not illegal to be gay in China, although asian lesbian dating site country regarded homosexuality as a mental disorder woman wants real sex Vernonburg Datinh large cities lesnian thriving gay scenes, but gay individuals still face a lot of family pressure to get married and have children.
Gay activists say deeply conservative attitudes towards homosexuality in some parts of society have bando dating to occasional government clampdowns. In April, another gay Asian lesbian dating site dating app, Zank, was also shut down after operating for about four years. In a message on its Weibo account, which is still available, Zank said it had been accused by the internet regulator of broadcasting pornographic content and so had been closed.
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