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Thuraya provides satellite phones for ITU emergency response

Thursday 4 December 2014 | 10:35 CET | News
Thuraya announced it has increased its commitment to emergency communications response with the donation of Thuraya satellite phones to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Thuraya is providing the ITU with a supplementary stock of XT handsets to enable relief workers and first responders to connect and coordinate efforts during times of emergencies. Thuraya's satellite equipment will enhance ITU's capacity in deploying mobile communications to assist countries in preparing for disasters and in strengthening response and recovery mechanisms. Thuraya will also provide ITU with

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Companies: ITU / Thuraya
Countries: World
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