Europe Did the Kremlin just 'unfriend' the founder of Russia's Facebook?

VKontakte founder and CEO Pavel Durov says he was fired over his resistance to Moscow's efforts to monitor and control access to the popular social media platform.

By , Correspondent

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Russia's version of Mark Zuckerberg, VKontakte founder and CEO Pavel Durov, is out of a job.