Spain halts Telegram ban, for now-here’s how a VPN can help


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On Friday, March 22nd, one of Spain's High Court judges ruled out a temporary ban on the messaging platform Telegram. Today, however, the same judge suspended the order just as it was about to be enforced. The U-turn comes amid growing criticism among experts in and outside the country. Telegram is an encrypted messaging app that is widely used for accessing news and securely communicating, and such a "disproportioned" blocking order could strip the 8.5 million Telegram users in Spain of their digital rights, commentators have warned. Despite this initial victory for the open internet, Spain's Telegram ban isn't out...