Roskomnadzor subjected TikTok and Telegram to «coercive measures»
Roskomnadzor decided on “coercive measures” for a number of foreign IT companies. Search networks will be required to inform Internet users that some social networks and instant messengers violate Russian law. The list of violators includes TikTok, Zoom, Telegram, Pinterest and Discord.
The decision of Roskomnadzor states that the said IT companies do not comply with the procedure for deleting prohibited information established by the federal law “On the activities of foreign persons in
After the outbreak of the war, Roskomnadzor blocked more than 5 thousand websites for Russian users, as well as social networks Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
In connection with the blocking by Roskomnadzor many media outlets and socio-political sites have seen a sharp increase in the number of subscribers to their channels in Telegram, which is not blocked in Russia. The number of Russian users of VPN services that allow bypassing blocking has also increased many times over.