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Russia Successfully Tests its own Version of Internet

Russia has successfully conducted its series of tests on the country’s national internet infrastructure to provide an alternative to the global internet. The Russian version of the internet will create a national system of domain names that aims to function without any access to the external internet and the global Domain Name System (DNS).  The ..


Russia President Putin signs “Sovereign Internet” law

Russian President Vladimir Putin on 2 May 2019  signed into law a “sovereign internet” bill which will allow Russian authorities to isolate the country’s internet. The move expands Government Control of Internet, is being publicly denounced by all rights groups in country. Key Highlights The text of the law was published on 1 May 2019 ..