Russia represents a significant part of the global Internet, with advanced connectivity infrastructure and high penetration of access among its population, conditioning active online civil society. However, the country is experiencing a strong drift towards a stricter regime of monitoring and surveillance of the cyberspace, under the pretext of active response to perceived threats, emanating from foreign governments, terrorist and extremist networks and cybercriminals. The government views the online domain as a theater for political, military and social confrontation, with perceived threats of both global and domestic nature. Consequently, the language of security has overtaken any policy debate regarding the regulation of Internet. In , Russia passed an unprecedented number of laws, which further legitimize and optimize the existing frameworks for mass surveillance, online censorship, filtering of content and blocking, violations of privacy. The Russian Federation Russia is a federal, semi-presidential republic that is the successor to the Soviet Union. With an area of over Given its size and transcontinental location, the country has a highly varied topography that includes oceanic coastlines, mountains and deserts and is dominated by forests, plains and tundra. As of , its population exceeded
Access to Internet & Internet Services
As of [update] Internet access in Russia is available to businesses and to home users in various forms, including dial-up , cable , DSL , FTTH , mobile, wireless and satellite. As of July ,, people As of September , Russia ranked 47th among the world's countries by the fixed broadband Internet access speed , with an average download speed of According to the SpeedTestNet. In September Russia overtook Germany on the European market with the highest number of unique visitors online. Russians are strong users of social networks , of which Odnoklassniki. Russians in and VKontakte are the most popular. LiveJournal has also been long popular.
He later converted to her faith and was called to be a temple sealer. During our brief break, two of his nurses chased him like crazy, immediately after he left being in a year-long relationship where two families were blended. I mean, I get where it comes from but it's so ridiculous. Up to this point, she has just assumed that all atheists are innately evil people.
It wouldn't be as often as from someone with an ordinary job and schedule, but it would happen. It's easy to be blind to deal-breaking faults when you are young and in love. Best wishes to those struggling with these big, life-altering decisions.