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Dutch security chief to assess impact of KPN takeover

Monday 2 September 2013 | 11:00 CET | News
IT's not clear yet whether the proposed sale of KPN to America Movil would have an impact on national security, according to the Netherlands' national coordinator for anti-terrorism and security, Dick Schoof. In an interview with local paper Het Financieele Dagblad, he said the question whether national interests were sufficiently protected in the event of a sale of KPN was still open for question. Schoof said he would need to see if this would lead to any changes in government oversight of KPN. Issues such as the impact on the 112 emergency number and the C2000 emergency communications

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