ST. PETERSBURG, Russia—On August 7, 2013, the Tsentralniy District Court of the city of Tver, located 100 mi (approx. 160 km) north of Moscow, ruled that the Bible-education website jw.org should be banned throughout the Russian Federation.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia—Jehovah’s Witnesses won a major court victory on January 22, 2014, when an appellate court reversed a lower court’s ruling that banned jw.org, the official website of Jehovah’s Witnesses, throughout Russia.
Russian Appellate Court Upholds Human Rights by Refusing to Ban JW.ORG. PLAY.
JW.org is already banned in mainland China. ***UPDATE – since this article was published, JWsurvey has learned that the ban was overturned on appeal.
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I hear they want to BAN jwtalk.net too. lo.. Jesus is the head of the congregation, so he has a hand in the formation of jw.org.
Internet providers throughout Russia have blocked access to the website, and it is now a criminal offense to promote it from within the country. Russia is the only country in the world to ban jw.org.
January 22, 2014 UPDATE: Jehovah’s Witnesses won a major court victory today when an appellate court reversed an earlier ruling by a lower court that banned jw.org, the official website of Jehovah’s Witnesses, throughout Russia.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia —On July 21, 2015, the Russian Federation banned jw. org, the official website of Jehovah’s Witnesses, making it a criminal offense to promote it from within the federation.
The Russian government is famous for not being so open to foreign technologies. And now, Russia wants to take it a step further, as its government allegedly plans to ban Windows from government computers.