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Geopolitics, not national security, to be guiding factor in Huawei decision, say experts

By Neil Moss      

'Whatever CSE thought or continues to think about Huawei as a security risk no longer matters,' says national security expert Wesley Wark.

Public Safety Minister Bill Blair says Canada's decision on Huawei will be based on the interests and security of Canadians. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

As Canada is stuck between two feuding superpowers, its looming decision on whether to grant Huawei access to provide Canadian 5G equipment is no longer a decision that can be made chiefly based on domestic interests, say experts.

Neil Moss

Neil Moss is a reporter at The Hill Times covering federal politics, foreign policy, and defence. 
- nmoss@hilltimes.com


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