Powerful Enemies Kremlin Targets Russian Facebook Clone

Russia's successful Facebook clone VKontakte has long been a thorn in the Kremlin's side. Now, Moscow appears to be increasing pressure on the company, and CEO Pavel Durov has left the country.
VKontakte CEO Pavel Durov: "We're still up."

VKontakte CEO Pavel Durov: "We're still up."

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Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt