Wednesday
August 14
2019

Huawei Technicians Helped African Governments Spy on Political Opponents

By Joe Parkinson, Nicholas Bariyo and Josh Chin

Huawei Technologies Co., the world’s largest telecommunications company, dominates African markets, where it has sold security tools that governments use for digital surveillance and censorship.

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Source: Wall Street Journal (link opens in a new window)

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Technology
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emerging markets, government, mobile phones, mobile technology, telecommunications