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Chinese Companies Huawei and ZTE Declared National Security Threats by FCC

In response to the announcement, China asked the U.S. to stop “oppressing Chinese companies,” accusing Washington of “abusing state power” and claiming that there was no evidence of wrongdoing.

The FCC said the move is part of efforts to protect the country’s communications networks from security risks. The action targets Huawei and ZTE, along with their affiliates, parents and subsidiaries.

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