B-293048.2: Nov 12, 2003
Turkcell Consortium protests the decision by the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA), which currently exercises governmental powers in Iraq, not to issue to Turkcell a mobile telecommunications license under a solicitation issued by, in the protester's words, "the CPA, in consultation with the Iraqi Ministry of Communications." (1) The licenses are granted to allow companies to offer wireless communications services to private subscribers for a fee. Army's Dismissal Request, November 3, 2003, at 5.
We dismiss the protest.