Belgian Minister of Telecommunications:Belgium will not shut out Huawei
According to the Belgian Dutch media”Standard” (De Standaard) reported on the 14th local time, the Belgian Minister of National Telecommunications Philippe de Barker recently said that Belgium will not shut out the Chinese Huawei company, The related risk assessment shows that Belgium is safe, so there is no reason to take further tightening measures.
Reported that it is the same as other European countries Belgium is under pressure from the United States to ban Huawei, and U.S. National Security Adviser O’Brien plans to visit several European countries this week and will further pressure these countries on this issue.
In January this year, the European Union issued a guidance document entitled”5G Cyber Security Toolbox”, which requires EU member states to assess the risk situation of 5G suppliers and set restrictions on so-called”high-risk” suppliers. However, the EU has not excluded any enterprises from the construction of EU 5G networks.”Standard” reported that Belgium will follow the EU’s guiding principles.
Source:CCTV News reporter Zheng Zhi