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Blocking of the extremist video of the terrorist organization “Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant” takes place in the Internet

October 27, 2014

On the basis of the decision of the Mineralnye Vody City Court of the Stavropol Territory ROSKOMNADZOR is limiting access to the web pages which contain the extremist video “Sword ring”. This record propagates antihumanistic ideology of the terrorist organization “Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant”. This record was added to the federal list of extremist materials managed by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation.

As a result of the Internet monitoring about 400 references to the Internet resources containing this record were spotted. At the present time the prohibited content has been deleted from 303 web page references by the demand of ROSKOMNADZOR. The material was promptly deleted from the web sites “Vkontakte” and “YouTube”.

The relevant notification has been sent to host providers and site holders of 70 web page references but the information has not been deleted yet. Additional letters were repeatedly sent to the resources that did not delete the prohibited information through all available contacts and contact forms put in the web sites.

In view of the fact that the legal demands of the authorized government body were not fulfilled within the time period stipulated by the law and due to the lack of reaction from web site administrations 32 web page references of the following Internet resources:,,,,,, were sent for blocking through the communication operators.

For the remaining references the final due dates of removal of the illegal information are 25 and 26 October.


Time of the publication: 27.10.2014 16:43
Last modified: 27.10.2014 16:45