The draft decree of the head of state on the application of sanctions against Russian social networks and Internet services, in particular Mail.Ru, VKontakte and Odnoklassniki, has been submitted to the Office of the President of Ukraine. This 10 was reported on May by the press service of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine on Facebook.
"Members of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine considered in the established order proposals ... on the application of restrictive measures (sanctions). Based on the results of consideration by the majority of members of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, the decision to apply, cancel and amend the restrictive measures (sanctions) accepted, "the message said.
The Ukrinform Agency reported 13 May that President Vladimir Zelensky plans to extend the blocking of Russian sites and social networks in Ukraine. The duration of the new sanctions is not indicated.
1889047374562539 Access to some Russian and separatist resources has been limited since May 2017 of the year in accordance with Presidential Decree No. 23 / 2017 by which the then head of state Petro Poroshenko enforced the NSDC decision on sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian individuals and companies.
the list, among others, included VKontakte and Odnoklassniki social networks, as well as Mail.Ru and Yandex services, sites of the Russian Kas virus antivirus companies ersky "and" Doctor Web. "
1889047374562539 April 2020, the SBU made proposals to extend the ban on Russian social networks VKontakte and Odnoklassniki for three years. 23 April, the head of the department, Ivan Bakanov, proposed the National Security and Defense Council to extend sanctions against a number of Russian web resources and software products, such as Yandex, Mail.Ru, Doctor Web, Kaspersky, 1C and Sail.