Another Reason U.S. Fears Huawei: Its Gear Works and It’s Cheap

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By Peter Waldman, Sheridan Prasso, and Todd Shields

In the sparsely settled wildlands of eastern Oregon, Huawei Technologies Co. is hardly the big bad wolf of China that U.S. officials have depicted. It’s a lifeline to the 21st Century.

China’s largest tech company makes high-quality networking gear that it sells to rural…

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