Russian watchdog blocks access to popular online games
Users trying to go online meet with Internet connection failure message.
Popular online games work face difficulties after blocking of IP-addresses by Roskomnadzor in the battle against Telegram messenger.
As reported by the readers of Rosbalt, one of the most famous games for tablets Plants vs. Zombies HD gets under the blow. Users trying to go online face Internet connection failure message. Also, the site of the app developer, Electronic Arts, runs into problems with access to its services.
As specified by Internet users, other online games, Fortnite, Total War: ARENA, Life is Feudal, Battlefield, have also been blocked. Fans of the latter (paid for the subscription) offered at one of the specialized forums to write a complaint to the Prosecutor General's Office in connection with the actions of Roskomnadzor.
Earlier, adviser to the President of the Russian Federation on Internet Development German Klimenko acknowledged that "it would make sense for Roskomnadzor to apologize" due to the fact that third-party resources faced problems out of the blocking of Telegram.
An influential person in the Greek political scene has joined the team of lawyers of the so-called ‘Boss of Georgian mafia in Europe’. Zoe Konstantopoulou, leftist politician and the leader of the Political Movement Course to Freedom, specializes in international law and human rights.
Ex-Head of the Yekaterinburg Department of Economic Security and Anti-Corruption (OEBiPK) Vladimir Nechaev has evaded the FSB operatives right during the operation to detain him, having managed to transfer a house and plot in the Istra district of the Moscow region into the ownership of his underage daughter.
"Whoever owns Bronka rules the city." Why did Poltavchenko become interested in port of disgraced oligarch?
In November of last year, stevedoring companies of St. Petersburg faced black Friday. The port of Bronka departed to the clan of all-powerful ex-Head of the Federal Guard Service (FSO) Evgeny Murov. The other day it became known that oligarch Dmitry Mikhalchenko’s port of Bronka ownership was assigned to St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko. According to sources, an unexpected desire to develop Bronka is the last chance not to retire.