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EU Won’t Recommend Banning Huawei in Upcoming 5G Risk Rules

  • Bloc to unveil 5G risk measures for EU states end of January
  • EU states have ultimate say to ban Huawei from networks
An illuminated billboard displays Huawei Technologies Co. Kirin 990 flagship 5G integrated circuit as the company's exhibition stand is prepared during a press preview day at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin,  on Sept. 5, 2019. 

An illuminated billboard displays Huawei Technologies Co. Kirin 990 flagship 5G integrated circuit as the company's exhibition stand is prepared during a press preview day at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin,  on Sept. 5, 2019. 

Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

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The European Union won’t explicitly ban Huawei Technologies Co. or other 5G equipment vendors when the bloc unveils guidelines for member states to mitigate security risks.