Cookie Policy

The owner of the website, Federal State Unitary Enterprise “Information Telegraph Agency of Russia (ITAR-TASS)” (location: 10-12 Tverskoy Blvd., Moscow 125993, PSRN: 1037700049606, TIN 7703082786, CRR 770301001) (hereinafter, the Organizer) collects Non-Personal Information in relation to website visitors.

“Non-Personal Information” is information that cannot be used to identify a specific person. For example, this information can be used to determine the number of people who have visited a company's website or how the website is visited.

The Organizer collects this information in order to establish the number of people who have visited the website.

The Organizer, at its discretion, may collect, use, transfer non-personal information and otherwise. Most major websites or Internet service providers use cookies to improve the quality of their service - they “remember” information about you either during your visit or during repeat visits.

Cookies allow the website to remember your settings: language, font size, other personal settings for the appearance of the website, so you do not have to adjust the website every time you visit it. The website uses its cookies not to identify you, but to improve the quality of the website and for the convenience of its visitors.

You can manage and (or) delete cookies. You can delete all cookies from your PC or block most browsers from storing cookies on your PC.

The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can, however. obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

(a) (Chrome);

(b) (Firefox);

(c) (Opera);

(d) (Internet Explorer);

(e) (Safari); and

(f) (Edge).

If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

In this case, you will have to manually set your personal preferences every time you visit the website.

The Organizer uses cookies exclusively for the purposes described here and does not use them to collect personal data.

The Organizer uses the services Yandex.Metrica and Google Analytics, which allow us to analyze the activity of website visitors and improve its performance. These services receive anonymous data and do not collect information about the identity of the website visitor, do not identify him/her as an individual (do not establish identity).

The information received can be used by the Organizer, along with third-party organizations that are partners of the Organizer, to improve the performance of the website and its sections.

To find out how the analytics services listed above use cookies, see their privacy policy (see the links below).

Yandex Yandex Privacy Policy

Yandex.Metrica Terms of Use of API Yandex.Metrica Service 


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