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USA Declares Chinese Companies a Security Threat, China Rejects Accusations

USA Declares Chinese Companies a Security Threat, China Rejects Accusations

Reuters
BEIJING | Tue Oct 9, 2012 8:59am EDT

(Reuters) - China rejected on Tuesday as "groundless" U.S. accusations that two top Chinese telecoms equipment makers posed a security risk.

The U.S. House of Representatives' Intelligence Committee urged American companies on Monday to stop doing business with Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and ZTE Corp., warning that China could use equipment made by the companies to spy on certain communications and threaten vital systems through computerized links.

"This report by the relevant committee of the U.S. Congress, based on subjective suspicions, no solid foundation and on the grounds of national security, has made groundless accusations against China," Shen Danyang, a spokesman for China's Commerce Ministry, said in a statement on the ministry's website.

The U.S. recommendation would exclude Chinese businesses from carrying out their normal operations in the United States and participating in fair competition, Shen said.

Read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/09/us-china-usa-huawe...




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The US president, congress and House of representatives

are the largest security threats against the USA.

My God

Our government becomes more and more phobic every day.

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