Yesterday, he approved Huawei’s involvement in building a 5G network in the country. Conservative representatives are now examining whether a vote could be held to limit the company’s involvement.
Government officials said they were aware of the risks of the decision. They recalled that the Chinese company would not be allowed to participate in the work by components related to important information.
According to British lawmakers, Chinese officials may gain access to classified information. The US and Australia have already announced that they will not allow the company to work on their projects.
Experts said they wanted to see Huawei commit to changing its policies and actions. More than 40 conservatives will need to be gathered to challenge the PM’s decision.
The government has announced that it has reached a unanimous decision.