No ban for Telegram: Roskomnadzor listed messenger on register
Earlier, founder of Telegram Pavel Durov announced his consent to use registration data company.
Roskomnadzor (Russian Communications Watchdog) included Telegram in the list of organizers of the information dissemination. Earlier, founder of Telegram Pavel Durov announced his consent to use the registration data of the company by the agency. Later, the messenger provided all the data required by law for entry into the register.
The dispute between Head of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov and Pavel Durov began on June 23. Then Mr. Zharov appealed to Pavel Durov with an open letter, in which he asked for information to be included in the register of information dissemination organizers. Mr. Durov warned that the blocking of Telegram in Russia threatens with data transfer to servers of American services.