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Russia: 500 websites blocked since simplified procedure came into force in late 2017

February 4, 2018

On February 4, 2018, it was reported that Russia's Deputy Minister of Communications Alexei Volin announced that since the entry into force in October 2017 of a law introducing a simplified procedure to remove mirrors of banned websites, access to more than 500 websites was blocked.

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Telecommunication (Includes Net Neutrality)