In the state Duma will ask Facebook to explain the blocking of accounts Kadyrov

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in fotobanka of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov . Archival photoIn the state Duma will ask Facebook to explain the blocking of accounts Kadyrov© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

The head of the Duma Committee on information policy Leonid Levin intends to make a formal request and demand to clarify the situation with the blocking of accounts of the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov in Instagram and Facebook, if the representatives of the social network are not given comments in the coming days.

«It is alarming. We’d like to hear reasons based on which of its pages in social networks were limited. Not only is he the President of Chechnya is a large region, but also a popular blogger, he has 3 million subscribers. In this regard, we would like that the event was publicly commented on by representatives of the social network and explained. We would like to count on the fact that this was not a restriction of freedom of expression and information,» said Levin at a press conference in Moscow.

«We hope this information will get. If she’s in the next few days will be presented, we will address an official request to the social network with the requirement to explain to us on what basis such steps have been taken», — he stressed.

Kadyrov’s profile on the social network Instagram stopped working on Saturday. If you try to go to the page @kadyrov95 reported that she was not available. Also does not work policy page in Facebook.

Company Facebook owns Instagram.