Interfax: Russia fines streaming company Twitch two million roubles

Interfax: Russia fines streaming company Twitch two million roubles

Twitch is the latest tech service to be fined by Russia. — AFP pic

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2022 5:59 PM MYT

MOSCOW, Aug 16 — A court in Russia today fined streaming company Twitch 2 million roubles (RM150,000) for publishing “unreliable information” about alleged war crimes in the Ukrainian town of Bucha, Interfax reported.

Earlier, the messaging service Telegram was fined 4 million roubles for refusing to delete content related to the conflict in Ukraine. — Reuters