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Softbank: In talks with Sprint on investment, nothing decided

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TOKYO, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Softbank Corpsaid on Friday it is in talks with Sprint Nextel Corpabout investing in the U.S. telecoms firm, but nothing has beendecided.

The Japanese wireless service provider is looking to buy aroughly 70 percent stake in Sprint, according to sourcesfamiliar with the matter.

(Reporting by James Topham; Editing by Edmund Klamann)

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Keywords: SPRINT SOFTBANK/TALKS