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Huawei linked to plan to sell restricted equipment to Iran
| December 30, 2012 7:34 PM PST
| Steven Musil
Posted on 12/31/2012 3:49:42 AM PST by Olog-hai
Already considered a potential threat to U.S. national security, Huawei is again finding itself under scrutiny, linked to an offer to sell embargoed computer equipment to Iran.
A major partner of the Chinese telecommunications gear maker offered to provide 1.3 million ($1.7 million) of Hewlett-Packard computer equipment to Iran in 2010, according to documents reviewed by Reuters. However, Huawei says neither it nor Hong Kong-based Skycom, its privately owned partner, provided the equipment to Mobile Telecommunication Co of Iran, known as MCI.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: 2010; 201212; china; hewlettpackard; hongkong; huawei; iran; jihad; redchina; rop; skycom; telecoms; waronterror; worldwar3
posted on 12/31/2012 3:49:53 AM PST
They make a great cellphone.
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