In a written statement made by the FAS, it was stated that Apple was found to have violated anti-monopoly legislation in July 2022.

The statement pointed out that Apple imposed restrictions on customers of iOS application developers, and banned notifications about the possibility of paying for purchases outside the App Store.

The statement said that Apple was fined 1.2 billion rubles for violating the anti-monopoly law and that the company paid the fine on January 19.

Apple had paid a fine of 906 million rubles in the country last year.