US Department Of Justice Is Investigating Huawei For Violating Iran Sanctions

DOJ probing Huawei over possible sanctions violations: report

DOJ probing Huawei over possible sanctions violations: report

According to The Wall Street Journal, the US Department of Justice is looking into whether Huawei violated the country's sanctions against Iran. Huawei was effectively driven away due to "political pressure," and now ZTE is facing a threatening ban on using USA exports in its products for seven years.

In a cryptic message shared via Reuters on Wednesday, ZTE said it planned to take "certain actions" under usa law to counter the ban, but what exactly that means remains unclear.

The ban will also impact the business of a number of U.S firms including Qualcomm, Dolby and Acacia Communications.

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It said it was committed to complying with the order and USA export control regulations "while seeking a resolution to the matter on all available fronts and with the support of many of our business partners". Tariffs against Chinese manufacturers were also joined by actions against Chinese tech companies.

A foreign ministry spokeswoman, Hua Chunying, said Thursday that China opposes any country imposing unilateral sanctions based on its own law.

Based on what we've seen so far, do you think the United States' hostility towards Huawei is warranted? The US Senators have raised concerns against the spread of Chinese technologies in the US and have openly called them part of China's surveillance and counterintelligence mechanism.

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Huawei and ZTE have denied these allegations. Though, it appears that troubles for Huawei don't end there. His administration's decision to impose a seven-year export ban on Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE Corp.is one such move.

Republican Senators Marco Rubio and Tom Cotton have introduced legislation that would block the United States government from buying or leasing telecommunications equipment from Huawei or ZTE, citing concern that the Chinese companies would use their access to spy on U.S. officials.

In April 2017, lawmakers sent another letter to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross asking for F7 to be publicly identified and fully investigated. The New York Times has reported that the company has been subpoenaed by the Commerce and Treasury Departments over alleged violations of Iran and North Korea sanctions. ZTE's core business was harmed severely and the company halted trading of its Hong Kong and mainland shares.

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But as the Commerce Department revealed last week, ZTE never reprimanded its 35 lower-level employees, and worse, it made false statements to the Department about its compliance.

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