Huawei Fires Executive Arrested On Espionage Charges In Poland


by Zero Hedge

Zero Hedge— In the latest sign that the US's extensive lobbying campaign to convince its Western allies that Chinese telecoms giant Huawei is not to be trusted is beginning to bear fruit, Huawei on Saturday revealed that it had fired an executive based in Poland after he and a Polish national were arrested by Polish intelligence and charged with espionage on behalf of Beijing. Already, members of the "Five Eyes" intelligence alliance - which, in addition to the US, includes Canada, New Zealand, Australia...

WSJ—Huawei Fires Executive Charged in Poland With Espionage. Chinese telecom company Huawei fired a sales director who was arrested in Poland on espionage charges, saying he brought it “into disrepute.”

Zero Hedge—Poland Arrests Huawei Executive On Espionage Charges. In the latest sign that the US's western allies are heeding its warnings about the espionage threat posed by Huawei and its executives, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that Poland had arrested a Huawei executive based in the country and accused him of "conducting high-level espionage on behalf of a Chinese spy agency." According to a source quoted by Reuters, the executive was well-known in local tech circles.  "The Chinese national is a businessman working for a major...

WSJ—Chinese Huawei Executive Is Charged With Espionage in Poland. Polish authorities detained and charged a local sales director of Huawei, a Chinese national, with conducting high-level espionage on behalf of China, amid widening global scrutiny of the technology giant.