US Warns Information-Sharing at Risk as Britain Approves Huawei 5G Rollout

January 29, 2020 03:15 PM

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is criticizing Britain over its decision to allow the Chinese firm Huawei to build parts of the country’s 5G mobile network, calling the company an "extension of China's communist party."  As Henry Ridgwell reports, some lawmakers in London fear the decision could compromise the transatlantic relationship just as Britain seeks to build on its links beyond Europe after Brexit.