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German politician calls for ban on Telegram over extremist content

German politician calls for ban on Telegram over extremist content

German politician Boris Pistorius has said that Germany should order messaging app Telegram to be removed from app stores if it continues to ignore requests to help track down extremist content. We must urgently talk to them [Apple and Google] and persuade them to stop distributing Telegram, he added. Telegram has been blamed in Germany for promoting anti-vaccine conspiracy theorists..

technology 2021-12-15 Inshorts