We must block Huawei in UK 5G network.
Telecomms infrastructure is a key national interest.
Where there is so much at stake, and so much controversy, we cannot take the risk of allowing Huawei involvement.
Specific issues are :-
- It’s embedded in China’s Govt surveillance state.
- Viable alternatives exist: Qualcomm, Nokia, Ericsson.
- It will damage relationship with Five Eyes community.
- Telecoms is a strategic national resource.
- We can’t trust Huawei assurances.