Pentagon: 'Huawei is too close to the government'


CNBC—U.S. officials have long complained that Chinese intellectual property theft has cost the economy billions in revenue and threatens national security.

Huawei is too close to Chinese government: U.S. defence chief. Acting U.S. Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that technology firm Huawei was too close to the Chinese government, adding that Washington was concerned about cyber attacks and the theft of intellectual property.