Rubio calls on Biden administration to blacklist Huawei spin-off Honor

Rubio calls on Biden administration to blacklist Huawei spin-off Honor

Technology Rubio calls on Biden administration to blacklist Huawei spin-off Honor WASHINGTON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Republican Senators led by Marco Rubio on Thursday called on the Biden administration to blacklist Honor, a former unit of embattled Chinese telecoms giant Huawei, describing the firm as a threat to national security. In a letter dated Thursday Oct. 14 seen by Reuters, Rubio described Honor as essentially an "arm" of the Chinese government with newly unfettered access the same prized U.S. technology currently denied to Huawei. The letter adds their voices to a growing chorus of China hawks calling for the blacklisting. By spinning off Honor, "Beijing has effectively dodged a critical American export control," Rubio wrote, in the letter signed also by Senators John Cornyn and Rick Scott. In November 2020, …
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