|Rank||Country||Telephones - main lines in use|
|68||United Arab Emirates||1,480,000|
|81||Bosnia and Herzegovina||955,900|
|116||Trinidad and Tobago||293,300|
|141||Papua New Guinea||121,200|
|160||Isle of Man||51,000|
|166||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||42,000|
|172||Antigua and Barbuda||35,500|
|183||British Virgin Islands||26,800|
|184||Northern Mariana Islands||25,500|
|190||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||21,700|
|191||Saint Kitts and Nevis||20,600|
|201||Congo, Republic of the||10,000|
|202||Micronesia, Federated States of||8,500|
|204||Sao Tome and Principe||7,700|
|210||Holy See (Vatican City)||5,120|
|213||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||4,800|
|216||Turks and Caicos Islands||3,700|
|217||Wallis and Futuna||3,100|
|222||Central African Republic||2,300|
|223||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||2,000|
|228||Cocos (Keeling) Islands||287|
Definition: This entry gives the total number of main telephone lines in use.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Telephones - main lines in use map
Outrage as Justice Dept. secretly obtains Phone Records of up to 100 Associated Press journalists in 'unprecedented intrusion' of news gathering
Axis of Logic - 5/17/2013 10:48:00 AM
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Breitbart News - 5/20/2013 9:40:01 AM
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World-Herald editorial: Seizure of AP phone records heavy-handed
Omaha World-Herald - 5/15/2013 5:49:44 AM
and for the main number for the AP in the House of Representatives press gallery. The government seized the records for more than 20 separate AP telephone and fax lines used by more than 100 journalists. As of Tuesday, the government would not say why it ...
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The Christian Science Monitor - 5/21/2013 5:59:55 PM
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U.S. government seizes AP phone records in what the news organization calls an ‘unprecedented intrusion’
National Post - 5/13/2013 11:02:53 PM
and for the main number for the AP in ... the records for more than 20 separate telephone lines assigned to AP and its journalists in April and May of 2012. The exact number of journalists who used the phone lines during that period is unknown ...
Phone records of AP journalists secretly seized by U.S.
Japan Times - 5/14/2013 3:49:13 AM
In testimony in February, CIA Director John Brennan noted that the FBI had questioned him ... “We do not comment on ongoing criminal investigations,” Miller said in an email. The Justice Department lays out strict rules for efforts to get phone records ...
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Phone records of journalists seized by US
Times of India - 5/14/2013 7:16:49 AM
In all, the government seized the records for more than 20 separate telephone lines assigned to AP and its journalists in April and May of 2012. The exact number of journalists who used the phone lines during that period is unknown but more than ...
President: Turkmenistan to intensify diversification of gas supplies to world markets
Trend News Agency - 5/21/2013 6:50:01 PM
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Government obtains wide set of Associated Press phone records in investigation, using subpoena
Winnipeg Free Press - 5/14/2013 3:42:04 AM
In all, the government seized the records for more than 20 separate telephone lines assigned to AP and its journalists in April and May of 2012. The exact number of journalists who used the phone lines during that period is unknown, but more ...