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EU may call for Google breakup

European Union lawmakers seeking to combat what they consider anti-competitive behavior by Google Inc. are weighing a call to split up companies that focus on Web search, according to a document prepared by members of the European Parliament.

One draft asks regulators to tackle what it says are abusive practices by the Internet search provider. The European Commission should "consider proposals with the aim of unbundling search engines from other commercial services" to aid Europe's digital industry, according to another version of a draft resolution prepared by members of the European People's Party, which didn't specifically mention Google.

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