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Huawei denies spying on Ugandan opposition politicians

Monday 19 August 2019 | 09:26 CET | News
Huawei has denied a Wall Street Journal report alleging that the company aided the Ugandan government to spy on opposition politicians. It said its only security-related project in Uganda is video surveillance cameras for public safety.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei
Countries: Uganda
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