U.S. authorities join probe into potential TeliaSonera corruption

TeliaSonera may have engaged in corruption during a 2007 entrance into Uzbekistan

The U.S. government’s increased focus on foreign bribery in 2014 has a new target in its sights: Swedish telecommunications company TeliaSonera AB.

The U.S. Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission have opened investigations into TeliaSonera’s dealings in Uzbekistan, the company announced on March 17. The U.S. government joins an ongoing investigation from Swiss, Swedish, and Dutch authorities.

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