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US restricts visas for Huawei employees due to alleged human rights abuses

Thursday 16 July 2020 | 09:48 CET | News
The US has imposed visa restrictions on Huawei employees, limiting their ability to visit or stay in the country. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement that the decision was due to Huawei's support for the Chinese government's abuses of human rights. 

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