Tech giants take tough line against Russia

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Russian media channels have been blocked and demonetised
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Russian media channels have been blocked and demonetised

Meta, Google, Netflix and Twitter are taking steps to curtail the reach of Russian state media outlets

As Russia continues its assault into Ukrainian territory, the activities of Russian state-run media on social media has emerged as a contentious issue for big tech firms. While major platforms l...

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