Pre-election tests cause Russia internet outages: MP

Updated February 28 2024 - 6:55am, first published 6:50am
Russian authorities initially said it was unclear what caused outages on several internet platforms. (AP PHOTO)
Russian authorities initially said it was unclear what caused outages on several internet platforms. (AP PHOTO)

Telegram, the most popular messaging app used in Russia, has suffered a temporary outage as security services conducted stress tests on online resources to eliminate possible vulnerabilities, an MP says.

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