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Huawei, ZTE ask FCC to drop national security risk labels

Tuesday 4 February 2020 | 14:35 CET | News
China's Huawei and ZTE have asked the US Federal Communications Commission to no longer label them as US national security risks, reports Reuters, citing separate FCC filings. At the end of last year the commission voted to ban rural operators from using federal subsidies available via the USD 8.5 billion per year Universal Service Fund (USF) to purchase equipment from Huawei and ZTE on the grounds that they posed a national security threat. 

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Companies: FCC / Huawei / ZTE
Countries: United States
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