Russian Federation implements ban on Telegram

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The actions of the leadership of the company managing the Telegram messenger pose threat to Russia's interests and security of its citizens, Maria Smelyanskaya, a representative of Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor, said during the hearing on the messenger blocking on Friday. "Russian authorities have begun blocking Telegram".

The access to Telegram will be denied and there won't be technical conditions for sending messages, reported the Russian news agency TASS.

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On April 13, Tagansky Court of Moscow satisfied the suit of Russian media censor Roskomnadzor to ban Telegram. Telegram is especially popular among political activists, of all stripes, and is used by the Kremlin to communicate with journalists, but it has also been used by jihadists.

In defiance of the ruling, Telegram owner and founder Pavel Valerievich Durov, who also the owns VK.com -the, he said that Telegram would attempt to by-pass the block with built-in techniques. At Telegram, we have the luxury of not caring about revenue streams or ad sales.

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Telegram has over 9.5 million users in Russian Federation, according to researcher Mediascope. Even if Durov changes Telegram's software to try to bypass Russia's block, "he will realize that most people just don't want to bother", Kremlin internet adviser German Klimenko said on Facebook.

Life quality of 15 million Russians will get worse, as Telegram may become unavailable without a VPN from time to time.

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The authorities, including Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB), argued that terrorist plot attacks on the app that boasts 200 million users. This website does not provide legal, investment, tax, etc advice.

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