Founder of Telegram Messenger claims US Special Services attempted to bribe its developers
Pavel Durov, the founder of Telegram Messenger, said that he encountered close scrutiny by American Special Services during a trip to the US. According to Durov, they tried to bribe the employees of Telegram, while the FBI attempted to put pressure on him, he wrote on Twitter.
According to Durov, US special services twice offered bribes to employees working for him. “During the week of our team’s trip to the US last year, US intelligence agencies twice tried to bribe our developers; plus, I was pressured by the FBI,” he said.
Meanwhile, Durov emphasizes, this happened “in just one week”. “It would …read more