Russia bans all VPNs

Once again Putin’s Russia shown the world how they dislike freedom. The new bill obliges Internet providers to block websites that offer virtual private network services.

A popular use of VPNs in Russia is to circumvent blocked content online by rerouting one’s connection through a completely different originating country.

Russia’s latest step in cracking down on blocked content comes as the Russian government looks to simultaneously increase storage of companies’ private user data on their own servers.

This is just one of many attacks to russians online freedom. Even Wikipedia has a page about it: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_censorship_in_Russia

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