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US commerce dept official resigns after criticising 5G spectrum policy

Friday 10 May 2019 | 10:57 CET | News
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A senior figure in the US government's effort to maintain an advantage over China on 5G abruptly resigned, days after criticizing US 5G policy in a speech, the Wall Street Journal reports. David Redl, assistant secretary for communications and information in the Commerce Department, had clashed with Trump administration colleagues over a range of issues related to 5G roll-out, including federal policy for allocating spectrum, a person familiar with the matter said.

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