Chat App Telegram, Not Much Loved by the Russian Government, Still Attracts a Loyal Readership for News

Telegram is far from the most popular messaging app in Russia, but it’s been the one under fire recently.

At the end of June, the app faced pressure from Russia’s communications regulator Roskomnadzor to register information about Telegram on an official government list and seemed on the verge of being blocked entirely. Russia’s FSB security service also announced that terrorists who’d carried out the April St. Petersburg metro bombing had used Telegram to communicate.

Follow by Email
Visit Us
Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *