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This is a list of notable websites that have been blocked or censored in
Russia Russia ( rus, link=no, Россия, Rossiya, ), or the Russian Federation, is a country spanning Eastern Europe Eastern Europe is the eastern region of . There is no consistent definition of the precise area it covers, partly because th ...

Russia
, including current and past blocks. The
Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media (russian: Федеральная служба по надзору в сфере связи, информационных технологий и масс ...
(Roskomnadzor) has maintained an official mandatory list since 2012. Websites can be blocked for obtaining
child pornography Child pornography (also called CP, child sexual abuse material, CSAM, child porn, or kiddie porn) is pornography that exploits children for sexual stimulation. It may be produced with the direct involvement or sexual assault of a child (also kn ...
, materials advocating
drug abuse Substance abuse, also known as drug abuse, is the use of a drug in amounts or by methods which are harmful to the individual or others. It is a form of substance-related disorder Substance-related disorders, also known as substance use disord ...
and drug production, items on the
Federal List of Extremist Materials Federal List of Extremist Materials (russian: Федеральный список экстремистских материалов) is a list of works that are banned in Russian Federation Russia ( rus, link=no, Россия, Rossiya, ), o ...
, or for violations of
data retention Data retention defines the policies of persistent data Persistent data in the field of data processing denotes information that is infrequently accessed and not likely to be modified. Static data is information, for example a data record, record, t ...
and surveillance laws. A number of websites maintain lists of websites are currently blocked in Russia, based on different sources of information.


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List of apps banned

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WeChat WeChat () is a Chinese multi-purpose instant messaging Instant messaging (IM) technology is a type of online chat Online chat may refer to any kind of communication over the Internet that offers a real-time text, real-time transmissio ...
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banned for a week
in 2017. * JW Library app was banned in March 31 2021 *
Alexei Navalny Alexei Anatolievich Navalny ( rus, links=no, Алексей Анатольевич Навальный, , ɐlʲɪkˈsʲej ɐnɐˈtolʲjɪvʲɪtɕ nɐˈvalʲnɨj; born 4 June 1976) is a Russian opposition leader, lawyer, and anti-corruption activ ...
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LinkedIn LinkedIn () is an American business- and employment-oriented online service that operates via websites and mobile apps. Launched on May 5, 2003, the platform is primarily used for professional networking and career development, and allows job se ...
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Facebook Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service owned by Meta Platforms. Founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, an ...

Facebook
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Instagram Instagram is an American photo 396x396px, '' View from the Window at Le Gras'' (1826 or 1827), by Nicéphore Niépce, the earliest known surviving photograph of a real-world scene, made with a camera obscura. Original (left) & Film coloriz ...

Instagram
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Twitter Twitter is an American microblogging Microblogging is an online Broadcasting, broadcast medium that exists as a specific form of blogging. A micro-blog differs from a traditional blog in that its content is typically smaller in both actu ...

Twitter


See also

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Media freedom in Russia Media freedom in Russia concerns both the ability of directors of mass-media outlets to carry out independent policies and the ability of journalists to access Source (journalism), sources of information and to work without outside pressure. M ...
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Russian foreign agent law The Russian "foreign agent" law, officially "''On Amendments to Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation regarding the Regulation of the Activities of Non-profit Organisations Performing the Functions of a Foreign Agent''", is a law in Russia t ...
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Great Firewall The Great Firewall of China (''GFW''; ) is the combination of legislative actions and technologies enforced by the People's Republic of China China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia. It is the List o ...


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