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Stop War! Stop Putin!


This Plugin will not work if any Cache Plugin is enabled.

When you have installed and activated the Stop War! Stop Putin! WordPress Plugin, it will allow you to block all visitors coming from IP Addresses associated with the Russian Federation & Belarus denying access to your website’s regular content.

Key Features

  • Allows you to block access to your Website’s content for visitors from Russia & Belarus.
  • Allows you to display a standard 403 page, custom message or redirect to other website.
  • Allows you to whitelist popular crawlers, e.g, Google, Bing, Yandex.
  • Provides you with a statistical report of blocked traffic.
  • Puts you fully in charge and works 100% local on your Webserver, no “phoning home”, no API accesses etc.
  • Has the required database of IP Ranges for Russian Federation & Belarus built in.

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Credits/Attribution: The Stop War! Stop Putin! WordPress Plugin is a simplified fork built on the basis of the IP2Location Country Blocker WordPress Plugin. This product includes IP2Location LITE data available from The included IP2Location LITE data was compiled by Hexasoft Development Sdn. Bhd. and made available under the CC-BY-SA-4.0 License. This WordPress Plugin is in not authorized, associated with or endorsed by Hexasoft Development Sdn. Bhd.

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  • Visitor blocking – Default blocking page.
  • **Setup blocking* – Select the blocking behavior.
  • Statistics – Show statistics about the blocked IPs.
  • Setup Settings – Additional settings.


Using WordPress Dashboard

  1. Select Plugins -> Add New.
  2. Search for “Stop War! Stop Putin!”.
  3. Click on Install Now to install the plugin.
  4. Click on Activate button to activate the plugin.
  5. You can now start using Stop War! Stop Putin!.

Manual Installation

  1. Upload the plugin to /wp-content/uploads/stopwarstopputin directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. You can now start using Stop War! Stop Putin!.

Please take note that this plugin requires minimum PHP version 5.4.


Which countries are blocked?

Currently all IP addresses from the Russian Federation & Belarus are blocked.

How can I change the message on blocked IPs?

You can either display a standard 403 Error page, direct visitor to a local WordPress page or redirect to any other website.

Can I custom my own error page?

Yes, you can create an individual WordPress page.

How can I update/change the IP Ranges database?

You do not need to update the IP Ranges yourself. We will provide updates for the plugin with the included database.

Does this plugin negatively impact my SEO?

We have included settings for crawlers to mitigate negative SEO impacts.

Does this plugin works with “Cache Plugins”?

No. You will need to disable all caching plugins, e.g. W3 Total Cache


Kafuumuulampawu 14, 2022
Very bad work. Don’t work with cache. It must be 0 star.
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Contributors & Developers

“Stop War! Stop Putin!” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.