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Huawei VP calls for UK to reverse 5G ban following defeat of President Trump

Tuesday 17 November 2020 | 11:18 CET | News
Huawei Vice President Victor Zhang has called on the UK Government to re-examine its decision to ban the company's equipment from the 5G network following the election defeat of President Trump, reports The Guardian.

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