Germany fines Telegram $5M

Oct 19, 2022 | Political News

For allegedly ignoring German law and takedown orders.

Germany has slapped Telegram with a $5 million fine for refusing to comply with German censorship orders.

The Federal Office of Justice claimed that the messaging platform has refused to create a way for users to report illegal content or established a physical office where complaints can be filed, as required by German laws governing social media platforms.