In the Federation Council proposed way of dealing with the telephone terrorists


RIA Novosti

In the Federation Council drafted a bill which addresses the problem of telephone terrorists, the amendments made to the second reading in the state Duma a bill on amendments to the law “On communication”, reported RIA Novosti, the author of the project, the head of temporary Commission of the Federation Council on the development of the information society Lyudmila Bokova.

On Thursday the head of Ministry of communications Igor Nikiforov said that the Ministry is discussing with providers the possibility of a technical solution to the problem of “telephone terrorists” who use the so-called takeover.

“Our bill provides the obligation of operators to provide a true number of the caller, it will be able to receive incoming calls, and law enforcement agencies,” — said Bokova.

In her estimation, this will reduce the “intensity of the actions of phone terrorists”, many of whom, knowing that their true number will be known, will refuse such calls.

Bokova stressed that with such a legislative proposal agree with the operators who have sufficient technical capacity for its implementation, and power structures.

“We appealed to the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin with a request to consider and adopt in the course of the autumn session the law,” she said.