|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
The government would not say why it sought the records. News of the probe into one of the largest news organizations in the world immediately sparked outrage among Republicans on Capitol Hill. 'The First Amendment is first for a reason,' Michael Steel ...
Obama Justice Department secretly seized Associated Press telephone records
World Socialist Web Site - 5/16/2013 10:13:24 AM
In a brazen and illegal attack on press freedom, the Obama Justice Department secretly subpoenaed the telephone records of Associated Press editors and journalists and tracked ingoing and outgoing calls on at least 20 telephone lines, including ...
World-Herald editorial: Seizure of AP phone records heavy-handed
Omaha World-Herald - 5/15/2013 5:56:53 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 ...
World View: Israel's Army to Begin Using Live Fire on West Bank Palestinians
Breitbart News - 5/20/2013 9:40:01 AM
HuT has been designated as a terrorist organization by Russia and some central Asian countries, but not by the United ... willing to use live fire "if necessary" on West Bank Palestinian protesters that threaten Jewish settlements.
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 ...
28 Hezbollah fighters reportedly killed in Syria in clashes by Lebanon border
FOX News - 5/20/2013 3:45:05 PM
More than 70,000 people have been killed in Syria since March 2011 ... aid organizations have also complained of a lack of access to civilians in areas most affected by fighting, saying that government bureaucracy often delays convoys for ...
Guatemala: Slaughter Was Part of Reagan’s Hard Line
upsidedownworld.org - 5/20/2013 9:07:13 PM
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Google kicks off conference showcasing new line-up, including music, game features, new phone
Calgary Herald - 5/15/2013 5:02:36 PM
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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 ...
FBI spied on Fox News reporter, accused him of crime
Los Angeles Times - 5/21/2013 4:09:33 AM
WASHINGTON — The FBI obtained a sealed search warrant to read a Fox News reporter's personal emails from two days in 2010 after arguing there was probable cause he had violated espionage laws by soliciting classified information from a ...
Pakistan, Rusting in Its Tracks
New York Times - 5/19/2013 6:56:34 AM
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US government seized AP phone records in probe
The Taipei Times - 5/14/2013 4:35:09 PM
In all, the US government seized the records for more than 20 separate telephone lines assigned to AP and its journalists in April and May last year. The exact number of journalists who used the phone lines during that period is unknown, but more than 100 ...
AP phone records secretly seized by Justice Department
Abc Local Web - 5/15/2013 2:57:56 AM
WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative's top executive called a "massive and unprecedented intrusion" into how news organizations ...