Watchdog sends repeated warning to Google about content filtering

Tuesday 15 January 2019 | 21:50 CET | News
Russian federal telecom regulator Roskomnadzor has sent a repeated warning to Google, telling the company to connect to the federal online content filtering system, reports Prime. The watchdog plans to check whether Google is connected to the system by the end of February.

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Companies: Google
Countries: Russian Federation
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