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“In the first half of 2022, Muscovites wrote about 145,000 denunciations of each other,” Roskomnadzor reported.
This is 25.5% more than last year.
More than 63 thousand “appeals” concern so-called fakes on the Internet about the war in Ukraine, especially “comments in social networks”.
Roskomnadzor summed up the results of work with citizens’ appeals for the first half of 2022
August 25, 2022
In the first half of 2022, Roskomnadzor and its territorial offices received 144,835 applications from citizens, which is 25.5% more than in the same period last year. Of these, in writing – 19,067, orally – 101, in electronic format – 125,667.
The largest number of appeals to the department was received in March 2022
Then the central office of the department received 10,323 appeals, which is almost four times more than last year. Most often, citizens turned to Roskomnadzor with a request to remove links to resources with pro-Ukrainian propaganda.
Most of the questions from citizens received by Roskomnadzor and the territorial bodies of the Service in the first half of 2022 related to the placement of illegal information on the Internet, including fakes about a special military operation in Ukraine. The number of questions on the topic of prohibited materials amounted to 63,592, which is almost twice as many as in the same period last year.
The protection of personal data has also become a popular topic. On this issue, the department received 27,212 appeals from citizens.
15,799 received applications related to the control (supervisory) activities of Roskomnadzor in the field of communications.
A smaller part of the appeals concerned the sphere of mass communications. In the first half of 2022, Roskomnadzor and its territorial offices received a total of 4,179 requests on this topic.
In addition to the appeals that citizens sent to Roskomnadzor personally, a significant part of them were redirected from various government agencies. The total number of applications received by the central office of the Service from government agencies exceeded 8.8 thousand