Moscow Times: Twitter Reportedly Caves to Russian Censors, Will Possibly Move Data to Russian Servers

Moscow Times: Twitter Reportedly Caves to Russian Censors, Will Possibly Move Data to Russian Servers. “Russia’s media censor, Roskomnadzor, says Twitter has agreed to the transfer its Russian users’ data to Russian servers by mid-2018. In a press statement, Roskomnadzor said the agency’s chief, Alexander Zharov, has received confirmation from Twitter communications head Sinead McSweeney that the company is currently ‘in the process of determining what information about Russian citizens and organizations in commercial relations with Twitter in Russia can be stored in the Russian Federation.'”