Russians hope to control Internet, limit political change

Daniel writes "mosnews.com says Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Thursday that special services need an extension of their authority to control communication networks.

Dmitry Frolov, spokesman for the FSB information security center, was speaking at the Federation Council, the upper house of the Russian parliament, RIA Novosti reported. In particular, the FSB representative said his agency suggested developing new rules for internet providers that would prevent the spread of extremist ideas on the Internet, register internet activity."

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Freedom to be Terrierists?

We need some of that here. Keep those leftists in line. Bush Rox!

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