AppStore and Google Play app stores demanded from Telegram to block the channel of the founder of the “Male State” Vladislav Pozdnyakov. This was reported by Mediazona (recognized as a foreign agent. – Note ed.) with reference to a source close to the messenger. AppStore and Google Play argue that the channel distributes materials that discriminate against people on the basis of their sexual orientation.
“This is prohibited by the rules of the AppStore and Play Market, therefore the authors of the complaint demand to restrict access to the channel on these platforms. We will most likely be forced to meet these requirements, ”the Telegram support service notes.
Earlier, the Nizhny Novgorod prosecutor’s office demanded from the regional court to ban the unregistered interregional association “Male State”. The initiative was also supported by Oksana Pushkina. “There are also caring and principled professionals in the country. I hope they will bring the matter to its logical conclusion, ”she said.
You can read more about how the “Men’s State” persecutes women here.