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Libya Communication
Telephones - main lines in use:
750,000 (2003)
Telephones - mobile cellular:
100,000 (2003)
Telephone system:
general assessment: telecommunications system is being modernized; mobile cellular telephone system became operational in 1996
domestic: microwave radio relay, coaxial cable, cellular, tropospheric scatter, and a domestic satellite system with 14 earth stations
international: country code - 218; satellite earth stations - 4 Intelsat, NA Arabsat, and NA Intersputnik; submarine cables to France and Italy; microwave radio relay to Tunisia and Egypt; tropospheric scatter to Greece; participant in Medarabtel (1999)
Radios:
1.35 million (1997)
Radio broadcast stations:
AM 16, FM 3, shortwave 3 (2002)
Televisions:
730,000 (1997)
Television broadcast stations:
12 (plus one low-power repeater) (1999)
Internet country code:
.ly
Internet hosts:
67 (2003)
Internet users:
160,000 (2003)
Internet Service Providers (ISPs):
1 (2002)
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