July 04, 2020

How much trouble is Huawei in?

Featuring Carisa Nietsche

Source: CNN Business

Journalist Sherisse Pham

Huawei is under a lot of pressure.

Fresh US sanctions have cut off the Chinese tech company's access to vital American technology to a greater extent than ever before. Countries and mobile network operators around the world are now questioning whether Huawei will be able to deliver on its 5G promises. And rising anti-China sentiment in India and elsewhere is not helping matters.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared last month that "the tide is turning against Huawei as citizens around the world are waking up to the danger of the Chinese Communist Party's surveillance state."

Those remarks were "a bit pre-emptive," said Carisa Nietsche, a researcher at the Center for a New American Security, a Washington think tank.

Read the full story and more in CNN Business.

Authors

  • Carisa Nietsche

    Research Associate, Transatlantic Security Program

    Carisa Nietsche is the Research Associate for the Transatlantic Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). She specializes in populism; European securi...