Huawei discharges from suspicious employee

Tech company Huawei fired the employee who was arrested in Poland on Friday. The man is suspected of espionage on behalf of the Chinese government.


Tech company Huawei fired the employee who was arrested in Poland on Friday. The man is suspected of espionage on behalf of the Chinese government.

"His actions have nothing to do with our company", let Huawei know Saturday. "The incident has brought Huawei into disrepute."

The employee in question is responsible for selling products to companies in Poland, the Polish news channel TVPInfo said Friday.

In addition to the Huawei employee, a former employee of the Polish security service was arrested on Friday. working for telecom provider Orange Polska. Both suspects will remain in detention for three months.

In a brief statement, Stanislaw Zaryn, spokesperson for the Polish secret service, said that there was sufficient evidence to show that the two men had acted against the Polish state.

More and more countries are concerned about possible espionage by Huawei. The company sells, among other things, telecommand equipment to providers, which, according to critics, can be misused to eavesdrop on behalf of the Chinese government.

See also: Poland arrests from espionage suspect Huawei employee




REF: https://www.nu.nl/internet/5680142/huawei-ontslaat-van-spionage-verdachte-medewerker.html

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