posted on Oct, 31 2005 @ 09:43 AM
Don’t these guys get a monthly bill or what.
OUR ENVOYS LOSE SAT PHONE, IRAQI REBELS FIND IT & RUN UP £500,000 BILL CALLING AL-QAEDA IN YEMEN AND SAUDI ARABIA
NO-ONE NOTICED FOR TWO YEARS
Exclusive By Rupert Hamer, Defence Correspondent
BRITISH diplomats had a satellite phone stolen in Baghdad...and only noticed it was missing after a bill for FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND POUNDS was run
The phone was only missing for close to two years, and the phone would have to be in use for 18 months to run up a bill that size the article said.