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Russian bans Facebook, Instagram after Meta found ‘extremist’

WorldRussian bans Facebook, Instagram after Meta found 'extremist'

Moscow (Times Of Ocean)- Russian court banned Facebook and Instagram on Monday after finding Meta Platforms Inc “extremist”, TASS reported.

The Russian government has already banned Facebook for restricting access to Russian media, while Instagram was blocked after Meta announced that it would allow users in Ukraine to post messages encouraging violence against Russian President Vladimir Putin and troops Moscow sent into Ukraine on Feb. 24.

Meta did not immediately respond to a comment request.

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