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South African police to seek US help in MTN-Irancell case

Monday 18 June 2012 | 11:40 CET | News
South Africa's special police unit, the Hawks, is planning to seek US assistance as it investigates corruption and bribery allegations against the MTN Group in the Turkcell suit filed in the US about its licence in Iran, Dow Jones Newswires reported. Hawks spokesman MacIntosh Polela said this was a multinational investigation and Hawks would ask for US help because there could be an element of investigating sanction-breaking by South African companies in Iran. A US State Department spokesman said he could not comment on the response to such a request.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN / Turkcell
Countries: World
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