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Sweden deciding whether computer goes back to US

A sophisticated American computer bound illegally for the Soviet Union was held up in the Swedish port of Helsingborg Monday, one hour before it was to be shipped.

US officials in Washington said Sweden was trying to decide whether the computer equipment, a complete US missile guiding system, could be returned to the US.

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