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Vodafone suspends Huawei purchases for 5G core networks in Europe

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Vodafone is temporarily halting purchases of some components made by Huawei due to international security concerns about the Chinese supplier, the Wall Street Journal reports. The operator said it will not buy Huawei gear for use in the core of new 5G networks in Europe, due to uncertainty about whether some governments in the region may restrict Huawei sales out of national-security concerns.

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Companies: Huawei / Vodafone
Countries: Europe
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