«United Russia» has stopped responding to channel Telegram

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in fotomonster Telegram on the phone screen«United Russia» has stopped responding to channel Telegram© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

«United Russia» has ceased to run your channel «widget» in the messenger Telegram, which from Monday is blocked in Russia, according to the court, reported the press service of the party on Monday.

«In accordance with the decision of the Tagansky court of Moscow about the lock on the territory of the Russian Telegram messenger party today terminates his official channel «informer». The same channels created by other messengers: Viber, ICQ, TomTom», — stated in the message.

While the EP noted that «in case of implementation of the guidance Telegram all requirements of Roskomnadzor, the party does not exclude the opportunity to use this messenger.»

Tagansky court of Moscow on April 13 upheld the claim of Roskomnadzor about blocking Telegram messenger in Russia in connection with the failure to pass the FSB encryption keys. Messenger will be blocked in Russia, yet will not give the government the keys to decrypt user messages, the court decided.

Monday, April 16, Roskomnadzor sent to the operators information about restricting access to a Telegram in accordance with the decision of the court. In accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, the lock must be completed within 24 hours. Also Roskomnadzor began legally significant correspondence with all the app stores about the removal of Telegram.

The founder of the messenger, Pavel Durov on Friday after the court announced its ruling on his page in social network «Vkontakte» wrote that Telegram will use built-in methods to bypass locks which don’t require action from users. He also noted that regardless of whether the lock Telegram will retain the ability to centrally send out notices to all Russian users, informing the development of the situation.