Russian ministries and agencies up to the President’s administration carry out regular monitoring of the telegram channels, found “Vedomosti”. So, in your analytical records include the FSB, interior Ministry, defense Ministry, Sberbank, is summary information for the messenger and for the President of the Russian Federation.
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However, even those agencies that do not do continuous monitoring information of the channels still take them into account in their work: this, in particular, stated in the Prosecutor’s office, noting that one of the first among government agencies started his own telegram-channel, and saying that you see other published service information.
One of the Ministers also told privately that reads a number of political channels, among which “Nesigur”, “Sentry”, “16 little Indians”, Gas father,” and others.
Recall, however, that the majority of the telegram channels remain anonymous: the expert community has repeatedly expressed the view that a considerable part of them formed under the influence of internal policy Department of the presidential administration. The information that is published in channels to attract attention hints on exclusives, though, experts say, is mostly just a compilation of material from open sources, or attempts to guess the trends ending hit the mark.
However, the audience of telegram channels is quite influential, so publishing the information would be perceived by officials as a kind of “signals” that gives rise to a wave of publications of permanent interest.