China's Huawei launches court challenge to US security law
Thursday, 7 March 2019 SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei is launching a U.S. court challenge to a law that labels the company a security risk and would limit its access to the American market for telecom equipment. Huawei Technologies Ltd.'s announcement Thursday comes as the biggest global maker of network equipment for phone and internet companies fights U.S. efforts to persuade allies to exclude the company from next-generation telecom systems. Huawei said it filed a lawsuit asking a federal court in Plano, Texas, to throw out a portion of this year's U.S. military appropriations act that bars the government and its contractors from using Huawei equipment. Huawei, China's first global tech brand, is at the center of U.S.
According to Reuters, prosecutors said that U.S. authorities gathered information about Huawei through secret surveillance that they plan to use in a case accusing the Chinese telecom equipment maker..
According to Reuters, U.S. authorities gathered information about Huawei through secret surveillance they plan to use in their case charging the Chinese telecom company with violating sanctions against..