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US senators warn Canada against working with Huawei

Monday 15 October 2018 | 08:34 CET | News
A pair of US Senators has written to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, warning that doing business with Huawei would open up a huge security risk. Republican Senator Marco Rubio and Democratic Senator Mark Warner want Canada to follow the US and Australia and block Huawei from supplying 5G equipment in the country, the CBC reports. 

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