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Germany to not exclude Huawei from 5G networks - report

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The German government does not want to exclude Huawei from building 5G networks, Handelsblatt reports citing sources close to the government. However, the Federal Network agency is working on a series of security measures, and the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) will set up a certification and licensing system for products to use in the 5G network. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Huawei / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Germany
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