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Finnish Parliament passes law to allow banning telecoms equipment on security grounds

Wednesday 9 December 2020 | 10:30 CET | News
Update: 9 December 2020 | 10:30 CET
The Finnish Parliament (Eduskunta) has passed a law that would let authorities ban the use of telecom network equipment if they have serious grounds for suspecting that it would endanger national security or national defence, according to Reuters. The law does not ban any particular vendor by name or country of origin.

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[09/12/2020 10:30- Update: Corrects to show no ban on specific suppliers in legislation passed.]


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