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German President calls for rapid expansion of broadband coverage to rural areas

Thursday 24 January 2019 | 11:22 CET | News
German Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called for a rapid expansion of broadband to rural regions, Onlinekosten.de reports. 

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