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Twitter, Facebook Have 9 Months to Comply With Data Law, Russian Watchdog Says

Jaap Arriens / Zuma / TASS

Twitter and Facebook have nine months to comply with data law by moving Russian user data onto servers in Russia, Interfax cited communications watchdog head Alexander Zharov as saying on Tuesday.

Zharov was also quoted as saying he hoped Russia would not end up blocking Twitter and Facebook.

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