Western countries suspect the Chinese network equipment supplier Huawei has long been the espionage. Now the Federal government is examining a media report that the exclusion of the group from the 5G Development.
The Federal government is a media report, according to a possible u-turn in dealing with the Chinese network equipment supplier Huawei. As the "Handelsblatt" reported, citing government circles, within the Federal government is currently an intense discussion about how the group in the construction of the future 5G mobile and wireless communications network can be excluded in Germany.
Currently, stricter security would be discussed requirements for the construction of the network, the newspaper writes. This could be designed in a way that Huawei will fulfill you. Thus, the group would be excluded de facto from the establishment of the infrastructure of the future mobile radio standards. If the non-rich, would also be an Amendment to the telecommunications act.concerns suspicion of Espionage
a few weeks ago, economy Minister Altmaier had no specific concerns against Huawei.
in December the Federal Minister of economic Affairs, Peter Altmaier, had declared that there were no specific concerns against Huawei participation in the construction of the German-5G-network. "But every single product, every single device must be safe if it is used in critical infrastructure," he said at the time.
mainly the USA, but also in other Western countries fear because of Huawei's Connections to the Beijing government espionage risks in the use of technology in the group. In the USA, government authorities may use any of the products of the world's largest network equipment manufacturer and third largest Smartphone manufacturer. Australia and new Zealand have excluded Huawei from the 5G mobile and wireless Expansion.U.S. investigations against Huawei
In the United States run a current media report that is also already a criminal investigation against Huawei. The "Wall Street Journal" reported, it is suspected of theft from a business was secrets from US business partners by Huawei. Among other things, it will go to a T-Mobile-robotic device for Testing of Smartphones. The investigations were already in an "advanced" stage.
At the instigation of the United States had been taken at the beginning of December in Canada, Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou. The U.S. Department of justice, accuses her of a violation of the Iran sanctions, and demands their extradition.Huawei employees in Poland, arrested, 11.01.2019 Worldwide distrust of Huawei, 17.12.2018 Development of the 5G network: No concerns against Huawei, 14.12.2018