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Huawei and the NSA

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For years, American officials have prevented Huawei from doing significant business with U.S. companies. They expressed concern that Huawei would give the Chinese government access to public- and private-sector secrets.

Now, there's a new twist to the story. The New York Times reports, "Even as the United States made a public case about the dangers of buying from Huawei, classified documents show that the National Security Agency was creating its own back doors - directly into Huawei's networks."

Bill Plummer, vice president of external affairs for Huawei USA, offered reaction on Government Matters.

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