After The Pandemic: UK to ‘rethink China policy’ as coronavirus risks ‘fracturing world into spheres …

Expect more tension as the UK’s relationships with China is reviewed…:

[…] A decision to grant the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei access to the UK’s 5G network is also being revisited.

Officials from the National Cyber Security Centre, a branch of GCHQ, are reviewing the impact on the plan of new US sanctions against the Chinese company.

But this technical reassessment could potentially be used as a reason to change course.

It is something that would be applauded by the US which has piled pressure on the UK to reject Huawei, but would cause significant damage to ties with Beijing.


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