YouTube in Russia may be disabled on April 4

(ORDO NEWS) — Information appeared on the network, according to which the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation sent a letter to the country’s universities.

In it, the department asked educational institutions to transfer their content from YouTube to Russian platforms by April 4, 2022.

The services to which it was recommended to re-upload video materials included VK.Video and Rutube.

The Department for the Coordination of Information and Educational Activities of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation informs you of the need to ensure the transfer (duplication) of your audiovisual content from YouTube video hosting to the Russian video hosting platforms VK.Video and Rutube by April 4, 2022. Letter from the Ministry of Education and Science

At the time of writing, TASS’s request to representatives of the ministry remained unanswered.


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