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Russian court rules to block Telegram messaging app

Apr 13, 2018 - 5:11 PM

The Roskomnadzor telecoms watchdog, which brought the case, demands the service be blocked as soon as the verdict is announced

ENCRYPTED. This illustration picture taken on April 6, 2018 in Moscow shows the Telegram messenger application displayed on the screen of a smartphone. File photo by Alexander Nemenov /AFP

Iran blocks Telegram voice calls – state media

Apr 19, 2017 - 5:01 PM

The blockage follows the arrest last month of 12 people who ran popular reformist channels on Telegram ahead of a presidential election next month