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Trump considering executive order against Huawei, ZTE - report

Thursday 27 December 2018 | 12:13 CET | News
US President Donald Trump is mulling an executive order for the new year that would ban US companies from using telecom equipment from Huawei as well as ZTE, Reuters reported, citing three sources familiar with the situation. The US earlier warned allies about working with equipment from Huawei, including Germany, Italy and Japan. The US believes the two companies are too closely linked to the Chinese government and so pose a security risk, as their equipment could be used to spy on US citizens. 

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