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Deutsche Telekom to provide aid for refugees

Tuesday 8 September 2015 | 12:56 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom announced support for aid organisations and public authorities in providing shelter and supplies for refugees. The company has set up an internal task force chaired by Chief Human Resources Officer, Christian P. Illek. Based on conversations with the German Federal Ministry of the Interior and the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees, the main focus will be on providing aid at the initial intake shelters.

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