The staff have been considering some country level blocking,
( based on the amount of spam and weird traffic from ip ranges in nigera and parts of iran etc... )

Update your 'country' choice in your user profiles currently there are no users listed in countries we are looking to ban... but to be sure we are inviting all users to update their profiles to make sure any changes do not affect current users.

No bans are being placed today, but without accurate info on what country level banning would affect we invite you to:

Update your country choice in your profile