British Defense Minister Gavin Williamson expressed "great concern" about Huawei's involvement in giant telecommunication in China 5G technology development in the UKThe British press reported on Thursday.
Williamson is very concerned that "Huawei supplies a 5G network in the UK. It's something to be considered," said the minister in a visit to the Times by The Times.
Huawei, one of the world's leading providers of mobile equipment and service equipment, is the focus of the West on its alleged links Chinese intelligence services. However, the company and the Chinese government demand cooperation for spying.
"In fact, we must recognize (…) that we need to act in some malady in some Chinese states," said Gavin Williamson.
Huawei's participation in Britain's 5G development in the UK (MI6), the head of foreign intelligence Alex Younger, was questioned in early December. Recently the British telecommunications group BT has warned Huawei of opting for the use of its mobile telephony network.
The Chinese company, too, should also face the denial of its equipment over the last few months United States, Australia, New Zealand, France or Germany.
5G, the future of the mobile phone, the future of broadband bandwidth, will lead to the digital transition of economies, from autonomous to artificial intelligence. Huawei wants to become a world leader in its development.
In the United Kingdom, the development of this technology is a phase-long test in the West Central region, Birmingham, the second most populous city in the country.