Switzerland sells $98m Encrypted Telephones to Iraq

January 9, 2017

Switzerland last year authorised a $98-million order for the sale of encrypted telephones to Iraq, according to a report from Swissinfo.

The devices, which could be used for both civilian or military purposes, were received by an Iraqi civilian government ministry.

They can be disabled remotely if they fall into the wrong hands.

(Source: swissinfo.ch)