Positive: Roskomnadzor unlocks Telegram

Roskomnadzor intends to remove restrictions on access to Telegram messenger. About it it is reported on the Agency’s website. This decision was made in coordination with the Prosecutor General’s office.

Federal service notes that they take a positive view expressed by the founder of Telegram willingness to counter terrorism and extremism. The office drew attention to the fact that they are ready to cooperate with all Internet companies that operate in the country and we intend to act swiftly to prevent the spread of terrorist and extremist information, child pornography and information promoting suicide and drugs.

a Telegram in the territory of Russia blocked in the first half of 2018. The reason for this decision was the failure of the messenger to give the Russian special services technology decrypt messages.