HEAD OF MOBILCOM AG SCHMID TALKS WITH HELMUT THOMA DURING
SUUPERVISORY BOARD MEETING IN HAMBURG.
CEO of German telecoms operator MobilCom AG Gerhard Schmid (R) talks to
supervisory board member Helmut Thoma during a short break of a secret
crisis meeting at Hamburg's Airport March 6, 2002. MobilComs boss Schmidt
has locked horns with France Telecom, which holds a 28.5 percent stage, over
a web of disputed business plans for next generation mobil phone networks
and complex share dealings of his wife. REUTERS/Christian Charisius