At last it seems that years of argument over Huawei and Britain’s future 5G system are coming to an end. But it also looks as though the decision will hang in the balance until the final moment. This is a complex issue with even more complex ramifications, all the more so in view of the domestic political context and the contradiction between current American and Chinese pressure. Whatever has gone before, the judgement ‘5G with or without Huawei’ should be made only after proper account has been taken of the full gamut of Britain’s strategic national interests.
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