Russia says it’s not planning to block YouTube or cut itself off from internet

Russia is not planning to block Alphabet’s YouTube, the minister for digital development said on Tuesday, acknowledging that such a move would likely see Russian users suffer and should therefore be avoided. Russia has blocked other foreign social media platforms, but despite months of fines and threats against YouTube for failing to delete content Moscow deems illegal and for restricting access to some Russian media, … Continue reading Russia says it’s not planning to block YouTube or cut itself off from internet