Several days ago Indonesia blocked Telegram – encrypted messaging application due to some “terrorist-related” public channels.
Founder of the messaging app, Pavel Durov, said regarding Indonesia ban :
“Telegram is heavily encrypted and privacy-oriented, but we’re no friends of terrorists.”
Sure terrorism is absolutely inappropriate, however millions of Telegram users are very upset about this ban.
Is there any solution how to unblock Telegram in Indonesia today?
Unblock Telegram in Indonesia
The most easy and safe way to use Telegram application in Indonesia is VPN – or Virtual private network. This is special secured tunnel that masks IP address and lets to avoid any geo restrictions.
You can use VPN on your iPhone or Android phone, and also on planshet or PC.
To use vpn connection you do not need any additional specific software. All you need is just setup vpn on your device.
Please read the articles below for more information.
However Indonesia is not the only country how block Telegram.
In 2015 China blocked the service as well as many others messaging applications.
2016 Saudi Arabia and Iran ban Telegram without any clear reasons.
2017 Russia block Telegram for rules violation of Russia’s Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media, Roskomnadzor.