On the YouTube-channel Versus Battle, a video was blocked with one of the most viewed battles Oxxxymiron vs ST. According to the text of the error, the video was closed on the territory of Russia at the request of state authorities.
Continuation : in Roskomnadzor explained that the reason for the blocking of the video was the advertisement of the bookmaker office, banned by the Federal Tax Service.
This video is available from other countries without any problems. As of December 15, it was viewed more than 15 million times since June 2016. On December 14, Google included a video in the list of popular searches in Russia over the past year.
Organizer Versus-battles Alexander “Restorer” Timartsev did not find anything terrible in blocking the video.
@OlegTar nothing to worry about. We will peresnem)
The participants of the battle have not yet commented on the situation. Many Oxxxymiron fans have already turned to him on Twitter.
— пальцевый захват Уси (@myshevden) 15 December 2016
@norimyxxxo bro what’s up ?? https://t.co/iBO27u5wDM
but what if the oxymoron battle and st blocked to distract the Russian youth from the fact that the European Union extended sanctions until the end of 2017?
What …? @norimyxxxo @st_stoizsta 💔 https://t.co/ADk673q5fc
In July 2016, the authors of the battle used censorship for the first time in their commercials, closing the interference with the mention of Patriarch Kirill, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov and a joke towards Ukrainians. Previously, the organizer Versus Timartsev said in an interview that the moderation of the battles will gradually appear because of the attention of the “oversight agencies”.