Pavel Durov commented on the unblocking of Telegram in Russia. In his telegram channel, he congratulated the users of the messenger.
“Congratulations to all Russian Telegram users on this positive change – and I hope it will last for a long time,” Durov wrote.
Here’s what will change after unlocking according to the creator of the messenger:
the stability and speed of Telegram mobile applications in Russia will increase;
direct web links to Telegram channels and services will become available without a VPN.
The founder of the messenger stressed that nothing will change in terms of the safety of personal data. Durov called the right to confidentiality and privacy of personal correspondence as the fundamental principle of Telegram in all countries.
“I think that unlocking will be a good signal for IT entrepreneurs and investors. Similar actions by the Russian authorities in this and other areas inspire optimism. I hope that the positive trend will be maintained and Russia will be able to realize its potential in the digital sphere, ”Durov said.