Telegram is not a Russian product – Durov

Telegram не является российским продуктом – Дуров

Durov said that the servers of Telegram are not in Russia

The founder of the messenger commented on the article in the Financial Times.

The messenger Telegram has nothing to do with Russia and not a Russian product. On Thursday, January 11, wrote on Twitter the founder of the messenger, Pavel Durov.

He said that the Telegram is not in Russia servers, legal entities, developers or Bank accounts.

Not sure why some media would refer to @telegram as “Russia-based”. We have no servers, developers, companies, bank accounts or offices in that country.

— Pavel Durov (@durov) 11 Jan 2018

Earlier the Financial Times newspaper published an article in which it was noted that the infrastructure of the messenger is in Russia.

Earlier it was reported that the development of Telegram messenger in 2017 Durov has spent $ 70 million.