Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei responded on Wednesday to news of President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration.
Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday declaring a national emergency over “threats against information and communications technology and services” in the US.
Soon after, the US Commerce Department said it would add Huawei to its “entity list,” preventing the company from buying parts and components from American companies without US government approval.
Huawei slammed the US for its “unreasonable restrictions,” which it says infringes on Huawei’s rights and could lead to serious legal battles down the road.
It added that it was willing to “engage with the US government” to come up with solutions to security concerns, but said a ban on its business in the US would only serve to hurt US interests.
Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei on Wednesday responded to news of President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration and subsequent placement of Huawei on the US Commerce Department’s “entity list,” which bans the company from buying parts from US vendors without US government approval.
The US has long voiced concerns that Huawei technology — along with technology from fellow Chinese telecom company ZTE — could pose a security risk, fearing …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Technology