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EU members urge caution in internet regulation - report

Wednesday 24 June 2015 | 10:38 CET | News
Eight EU countries have urged caution with regulating the internet in a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk. Ahead of the next Council meeting, which will discuss the European Commission's recent Digital Single Market proposals, the leaders of Britain, Ireland, Sweden, Estonia, Poland, Finland, Czech Republic and the Netherlands said the EU should only regulate "where there is clear evidence to do so", Reuters reports. France and Germany have been among those pushing for regulation to enable smaller European companies to compete with American tech giants. In the letter seen by

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