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Slovenian defence minister dismissed over Telekom Slovenije

Friday 10 April 2015 | 10:15 CET | News
Slovenian Defence Minister Janko Veber was dismissed by parliamentary vote for ordering the army secret service to analyse the security implications of the planned sale of state-owned telecoms operator Telekom Slovenije, reports Reuters. Veber is a deputy president of the centre-left Social Democrats (SD) but the party is expected to remain in the government coalition. Veber had maintained the sale of the telecom operator might affect national security, but most parties in parliament said he should not have used the secret service to analyse it. Several investment funds and Deutsche Telekom

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Categories: General
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Telekom Slovenije
Countries: Slovenia
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