|NSA and friends do have a reason to get rid of Huawei: Nokia and Ericsson are much more cooperative, as confirmed by the Snowdon papers. If Huawei doesn’t cooperate with the Chinese government for espionage, it certainly doesn’t help the Americans.|
Everyone else, including Britain’s former top spook, are pretty certain Huawei isn’t spying. An unscientific survey by Richard Quest at CNN found 61% of the responders to an online poll thought the war on Huawei was about politics. Only 24% believed Trump’s claim he was protecting national security.