West spurns U.N. telecom treaty
U.S., others see threat to Web freedoms
Posted: December 15, 2012 at 2:03 a.m.
Envoys from nearly 90 nations on Friday signed the first new United Nations telecommunications treaty since the Internet age, but the U.S. and other Western nations refused to join, saying the treaty endorses greater government control over the Internet.
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Business, Pages 27 on 12/15/2012