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Brazil faces rise in cable theft, mobile antenna hijacking

Monday 30 August 2021 | 16:17 CET | News
Around 2.3 million metres of telecom cables were stolen in Brazil in the first half of this year, an increase of 14 percent compared to the same period in 2020, according to data from the Association of Brazilian Telecom Operators (Conexis), reported by O Globo. The states of Sao Paulo (with 25%), Rio de Janeiro (21%) and Parana (8%) led the ranking.

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