Proposals for closing projects/Soft close of Hebrew Wikinews

This is a proposal for closing and/or deleting a wiki hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation. It is subject to the current closing projects policy.

The proposal is currently open for discussion by the community.

  • Type: 1 (routine proposal)
  • Proposed outcome:
  • Proposed action regarding the content:
  • Notice on the project:
  • Informed Group(s):

Hello, after a discussion on the Hebrew Wikipedia, we would like to open a discussion for closing the Hebrew Wikinews. The reason is that people will not look at wiki news but other news sites. The reason: Other (often relatively more active) wikis that may be controversial, questionable or in another way uncommon. The discussion is at: [1] --מושך בשבט  ·  Talk  17:23, 11 February 2021 (UTC)


  • I Agree with מושך בשבט. I Supports this proposal. Have a Nice day. TheDesertboy (talk) 17:37, 11 February 2021 (UTC)
  • I agree. There are no active users there and it does not appear to be. sorry about the bad english. גופיקו (talk) 19:42, 11 February 2021 (UTC)
  • I supporter to Wikinews need to close most inactive and unpopular in all the projects of wikimedia. ויקי4800 (talk) 09:02, 12 February 2021 (UTC)
  • I Supports this proposal. The webcite isnt popular and also he dosent get enough updates. 123banba (talk) 17:24, 4 April 2021 (UTC)
  • Support due to the inactivity of the Wikinews project in general and this one in particular. Vaticidalprophet (talk) 14:37, 22 April 2021 (UTC)