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Canada joins Five Eyes allies in banning Huawei and ZTE 5G telecom gear

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Canada joins Five Eyes allies in banning Huawei and ZTE 5G telecom gear

Canada is banning 4G and 5G telecom equipment from Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE , joining its ' Five Eyes ' allies in doing so..

4G and 5G telecom equipment from Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE, joining its"Five Eyes" allies in doing so. The decision follows a three-year review that was delayed by political tensions with China after Huawei’s CFO Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada on a US warrant. 

"Our government will always protect the safety and security of Canadians and will take any actions necessary to safeguard our critical telecommunications infrastructure," said Canada's innovation minister, François-Philippe Champagne, in a

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Interesting times. Bad move for Canada and US. They both sees falling down fast their Tech Sectors to the point of No Return, unfortunately. AdrianShots se lo quieren cargar por completo So what!!!

Canada to ban Huawei/ZTE 5G equipment, joining Five Eyes alliesThe decision had been delayed amid diplomatic tensions with China. About fucking time

Canada to Ban 5G Equipment From China’s Huawei, ZTEThe decision follows a yearslong security review disrupted by geopolitical tension between Ottawa and Beijing. well given their long history of corporate espionage this seems like par for the course. lol, they kiddnapped huawei's princess. they'd be lucky huawei sell them anything at all Evidence? Another Iraq WMD? NSA created a back door & hacked into Huawei network 2009. Stole all emails, source codes & sensitive information. Still can't find substantial evidence to accuse Huawei until now. (Project Shotgiant)

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The decision follows a three-year review that was delayed by political tensions with China after Huawei’s CFO Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada on a US warrant.  "Our government will always protect the safety and security of Canadians and will take any actions necessary to safeguard our critical telecommunications infrastructure," said Canada's innovation minister, François-Philippe Champagne, in a press release .com Register OTTAWA, May 19 (Reuters) - Canada on Thursday said it plans to ban the use of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd (HWT. "We’re disappointed but not surprised. With the decision, Canada is the last member of the Five Eyes—an intelligence-sharing network made up of English-speaking allies Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the U. We’re surprised it took the government so long to make a decision," Huawei spokesperson Alykhan Velshi told The Guardian .SZ) 5G gear to protect national security, joining the rest of the so-called Five Eyes intelligence-sharing network."We see this as a political decision, one born of political pressure primarily from the United States. Louis Post-Dispatch as sports editor and another World Series win (Cardinals, 2011) before returning to his Houston roots.

" Two of Canada's largest wireless providers, Bell and Telus, switched to Ericsson and Nokia equipment in 2020 to build their next-generation 5G networks. "Providers who already have this equipment installed will be required to cease its use and remove it under the plans we're announcing today. S. However, both operators have some Huawei 5G equipment in place as part of so-called non-standalone 5G networks integrated with previous 4G networks. Those 4G networks were also built using Huawei equipment. Companies using their 4G equipment must be removed by the end of 2027. Huawei has over $700 million in equipment to Canadian operators since 2018, mostly to Bell and Telus..  Both operators reportedly approached the federal government in the past to ask about compensation from taxpayers for potential removal Huawei or ZTE gear.com Register The decision - widely expected - had been delayed amid diplomatic tensions with China.

The CEO of a smaller Northern operator, Iristel, previously said that a requirement to remove existing equipment would be"catastrophic."  However, Champagne said that operators will be required to remove any Huawei or ZTE gear at their own expense. In September 2018, Canada first announced it would review the possible threats to national security in adopting Huawei equipment. Existing 5G equipment must be removed or terminated by June 28, 2024 and any 4G equipment by December 31, 2027, according to the policy statement. Canada's Five Eyes intelligence allies, the US, Britain, Australia and New Zealand, have already banned Huawei and ZTE wireless equipment.S. Canada has faced growing pressure to do the same, over fears it could compromise the security of all five nations, given that China's laws require state companies to cooperate with intelligence services.

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