|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
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KSL-TV - 5/18/2013 6:53:35 PM
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World-Herald editorial: Seizure of AP phone records heavy-handed
Omaha World-Herald - 5/15/2013 5:49:44 AM
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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 ...
Govt obtains wide AP phone records in probe
Press Herald - 5/13/2013 9:15:31 PM
and the main number for AP reporters in ... seized those 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 ...
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Japan Times - 5/14/2013 3:49:13 AM
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After Fighting Over Mountains, India and China Lock Horns in the Indian Ocean
Time Magazine - 5/17/2013 3:17:02 AM
Ahead of newly installed Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s May 19 visit to India ... for a state to protect its merchant fleets with robust naval power — the blueprint for global domination used by the British Empire and later the U.S ...
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 ...
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 ...
EU finds time to tell restaurants how to serve olive oil
Reuters - 5/18/2013 3:18:50 PM
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US government seized AP phone records in probe
The Taipei Times - 5/14/2013 4:35:09 PM
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AP phone records secretly seized by Justice Department
Abc Local Web - 5/15/2013 2:57:56 AM
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