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Dutch govt to decide on hostile telecom supplier ban before the summer

Monday 3 February 2020 | 15:41 CET | News
The Dutch government is still working on if and how it will exclude suppliers in the telecom sector, State Secretary Mona Keijzer told Parliament. The Lower Chamber has scheduled a plenary debate on the matter for 6 February, about possible espionage by Huawei in the Netherlands and the auction of 5G frequencies. The plan is to take measures before the summer.

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