Blocked telefona 3 million to Algeria because terrorists
Authorities in Algeria called on mobile operators in the country today to block more than 3 million illegal SIM-cards. Thus aims to prevent Islamic activists use them to trigger bombs from a distance. This site reported swissinfo. orgDo now Algerian mobile operator could sell SIM-cards, check the identity of buyers.
In March, the Administration of Posts and Telecommunications asked the mobile operators to deactivate before 30 April, all SIM - Cards with unknown owners, then the deadline was extended until 31 May. Last year, the Algerian military in Kabylia discovered stash of Islamic terrorists with more than 300 illegal SIM-cards.