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Media representatives call for no data retention in Germany

Tuesday 8 September 2015 | 13:24 CET | News
The German Union of Journalists have issued a statement addressed to members of the German parliament, claiming that the data retention plans of the federal government impair the freedom of the press and broadcasting, as they weaken protection for those who provide information, as well as editorial confidentiality.

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Companies: ZDF
Countries: Germany
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