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Italian government backs down on special powers to vet 5G suppliers

Thursday 18 July 2019 | 10:50 CET | News
The Italian government has backed down on plans to give itself special powers to intervene on 5G network security. A proposed emergency decree giving the government the 'golden power' to vet network suppliers was dropped in favour of taking the time to develop a law through parliament, Reuters reports. 

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