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Russian Foreign Ministry opened an account on TikTok

The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has created an account on TikTok.

Russian Foreign Ministry opened an account on TikTok

At the moment, the agency’s TikTok page has posted several videos dedicated to the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine.

According to the official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Maria Zakharova, the idea to create a page on the social network arose long ago. “We have been planning for a long time. And the development of events in recent weeks has accelerated the process. This is not a tribute to fashion, but just information work, ”she said. TASS reports.

Earlier, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken congratulated Russia on the success of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that he raised the topic of the Russian vaccine in a telephone conversation with his American counterpart.

India has banned many Chinese apps in the country. TikTok is banned in India. Also, Italy bans Tik Tok after the death of a 10-year-old girl who tried to fulfill a challenge.