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Italy coordinating EU-wide crackdown on pirate streaming sites, targets Xtream Codes

Wednesday 18 September 2019 | 14:28 CET | News
Italy's financial police force Guardia di Finanza has carried out a major crackdown on illegal video streaming IPTV platforms including Xtream Codes. Acting under instruction from the Naples public prosecutor the police said a Europe-wide network of hubs had been located that illegally distributed pay-TV content via web-streaming platforms. Subsequent raids coordinated by EU agencies Europol and Eurojust were carried out in several countries including the Netherlands, France, Germany, Greece, Bulgaria and Italy.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Dazn / Europol / Mediaset / Netflix / Sky Italia
Countries: Italy
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