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MOSCOW, September 26. /TASS/. Company Twitter has promised to place personal data of Russian users in 2018. This was stated to journalists on Tuesday the head of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov.

“Twitter in an official letter marked the period of the full data base localization on the territory of the Russia n Federation for their users – 2018″, – he said.

“We always proceed from the position of goodwill as the company wrote us an official letter, we have to this point to check it will not, he continued. – After this point we’ll check”.

The law on storage of personal data, which entered into force on 1 September 2015, will require companies to store and process personal data of Russian citizens on the territory of Russia.