Unaltered view on Eurasia divestment process

With regard to media speculations about Telia Company’s ambition to decrease its presence in the Eurasia region, the company wishes to clarify the following:

Telia Company hasn’t altered its view on the divestment process of its Eurasian businesses since the third quarterly report was published on 21 October 2016.
The ambition is to leave region Eurasia over time, something which probably will take place during 2017.