|Rank||Country||Telephones - main lines in use|
|59||United Arab Emirates||1,967,000|
|81||Bosnia and Herzegovina||878,000|
|118||Trinidad and Tobago||287,000|
|139||Papua New Guinea||139,000|
|160||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||58,200|
|173||Antigua and Barbuda||35,000|
|185||Saint Kitts and Nevis||20,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||19,400|
|195||Congo, Republic of the||14,900|
|198||British Virgin Islands||12,268|
|201||Micronesia, Federated States of||8,400|
|203||Sao Tome and Principe||8,000|
|208||Central African Republic||5,600|
|210||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||4,800|
|217||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||1,980|
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, 2014See also: Telephones - main lines in use map
Russia sends more warplanes to Syria amid world anger at "barbarous" strikes
Reuters - 9/30/2016 11:01:31 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel described the Russian and Syrian bombing of the city of Aleppo as "barbarous", the White House said after the two leaders spoke by telephone ... Western countries accuse Russia of war crimes ...
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Yahoo News - 9/30/2016 9:17:07 PM
Russia is sending more warplanes to Syria to ramp up its campaign of airstrikes, a Russian newspaper reported on Friday, as Moscow defied global censure over an escalation that Western countries say ... two leaders spoke by telephone.
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The Guardian - 9/30/2016 2:14:47 PM
The Guardian used Skype and WhatsApp to speak with residents ... but also the internet connections that are east Aleppo’s link with the world. In other eras, cutting supply lines also cut communication, but smartphones and satellite internet routers ...
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Reuters - 9/30/2016 2:54:45 AM
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NBC News - 9/30/2016 5:39:23 AM
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Disney Dream Cruise Review by Bo Girl: Wow! This is how a cruise should be!
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aworldatschool.org - 9/30/2016 10:11:24 AM
Children across the country returned to ... Thomson Reuters Foundation by phone. The country's UN peacekeeping mission, MINUSCA, this week called on armed groups to leave the schools they are occupying, and said it would use force to remove them if necessary.
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Sun Sentinel - 9/30/2016 2:36:15 PM
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Al Arabiya News - 10/1/2016 5:31:03 AM
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Washington Post - 9/30/2016 5:56:41 PM
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