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KGB arrest cellco management

27 Oct 2003

The Belarus KGB secret service has detained ‘several top managers’ of the country’s biggest cellco, Mobile Digital Communications, on charges of embezzlement and abuses of power. KGB spokesman Alexander Bazanov said that the probe was aimed at individuals rather than the company, which operates under the brand name Velcom, and concerns ‘really large amounts, figures with six zeroes’.

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