Russia blocks access to Facebook

Russia has blocked Facebook.

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The Russian Internet regulator Roskomnadzor, which is in charge of the internet, today ordered the blockade of Facebook in Russia, accusing the platform of "discriminating" against the Russian media.

This development comes after the exclusion of Sputnik and RT from a number of European countries.

Announcement via Telegram

"The decision was made to block Facebook" from today, Friday, he announced via Telegram.

French Agency journalists based in Russia have found that access to the social networking platform is no longer possible only through VPN.