8 May 2019

Pompeo takes UK to task over Huawei

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

A month before President Trump’s visit to the UK, his Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was in town, voicing his concerns about the potential role of the Chinese tech giant Huawei in Britain’s 5G network.

Also high on the agenda was the Iran nuclear deal, abandoned by Mr Trump a year ago. Today Iran’s President said if the pressure from sanctions was not eased, they too would break the deal.