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U.S. Poised to Sign 5G Accord With Poland Amid Huawei Concerns

Aug. 30, 2019, 8:12 PM

The U.S. and Poland are poised to sign an agreement on 5G security as President Donald Trump’s administration seeks to persuade European nations to block Huawei Technologies Co. and other China telecommunications firms from their networks.

A joint declaration on the technology could be signed as soon as this weekend as Vice President Mike Pence travels to Warsaw, according to a senior administration official who spoke on a call with reporters Aug. 30 on condition of anonymity.

The U.S. has been urging countries to assess the risk of espionage and manipulation from vendors of 5G technology. The Trump administration has...

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