Washington has been lobbying its allies to ban the Chinese tech firm. Photo: AFPWashington has been lobbying its allies to ban the Chinese tech firm. Photo: AFP
Washington has been lobbying its allies to ban the Chinese tech firm. Photo: AFP

Britain bans Huawei from 5G network as Boris Johnson rejects China’s threat of ‘consequences’

  • Decision reverses earlier policy to allow Chinese tech giant access to network and follows growing pressure from US to alter course
  • British culture secretary Oliver Dowden says nation will be ‘clear-eyed about China’ and security risks
Topic |   Huawei
Washington has been lobbying its allies to ban the Chinese tech firm. Photo: AFPWashington has been lobbying its allies to ban the Chinese tech firm. Photo: AFP
Washington has been lobbying its allies to ban the Chinese tech firm. Photo: AFP
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