Roskomnadzor removes restrictions Telegram

Roskomnadzor announced the lifting of restrictions to the messenger Telegram on the territory of the Russian Federation.

Agency "appreciates the willingness to counter terrorism and extremism," which showed the administration messenger.

Thus, Roskomnadzor removes the requirement to restrict access to the Telegram, in coordination with the Prosecutor General's Office.

Recall messenger Telegram blocked in Russia since April 2018 by a court in connection with the failure of the Russian legislation to provide the FSB keys to decrypt the messages of users.

On a bill to unlock Telegram last week was introduced in the State Duma of the Russian Federation.

For its part, the founder Pavel Durov Telegram strongly emphasized that welcomes the initiative of the State Duma of the "Fair Russia", indicating that the unlock would allow Telegram thirty million Russian people are more comfortable to use the service. In addition, it could have a positive impact on the innovative development and national security.

Source: Роскомнадзор
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