Roskomnadzor conducts negotiations with all mobile instant messengers on the issue of inclusion in the register of organizers of information dissemination (ARI). And getting them into the registry – a matter of time stated in the Department.
Roskomnadzor maintains an active dialogue with all services for exchanging messages for inclusion in the register of the organizers of disseminating information. This was stated in interview to “RIA Novosti” the head of Department Alexander Zharov.
“Cooperate (with the owners of the messenger — ed.). Will (in the registry — ed.). There is an active dialogue with all messengers. It’s a matter of time. Everyone must comply with Russian laws,” he said.
“In the process. Someone gave parts. Not yet ready to reveal, because the negotiations — a delicate matter”, — said Zharov.
Roskomnadzor at the end of June demanded that the Telegram messenger to provide information for inclusion in the registry ORIE, saying that otherwise he will be blocked on the territory of Russia. But the answer from the manual he had received, followed by a warning that if data are not submitted then the messenger block.
Later, the Creator of the messenger, Pavel Durov said that when it comes to providing exclusively registration data Telegram, he agreed to the inclusion of the messenger in the registry, however, it does not meet the requirements of the “law of Spring”.
A few days Zharov said that the Telegram provided all legally required information to be included in the register of the organizers of the dissemination of information messenger, had been made to the registry.
According to Roskomnadzor, the other popular messengers Viber, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger at the moment in the registry is missing.