Russia Blocks China's WeChat

  • Reports on Saturday said that China’s social media app WeChat has been blocked by Russia. The app was developed by Tencent Holdings.

    The information was published on the Russian regulator's website. It has also been revealed that the Chinese tech giant was aware of the move.

    Some sources said that the social media app was blocked on the basis of Article 15.4 of the law on information, information technologies and information security.