Sweden has banned China’s Technology brand Huawei and ZTE from the 5G network. Swedish regulators confirm this news.
Spectrum auctions are set to take place in the country next month. The Sweden Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) has set the conditions for approval taking into the decision to banned Huawei and ZTE 5G network.
The Swedish Armed Forces and the Sweden Security Service also agree with this decision, Reuters reported.
Under pressure from the United States, several European governments have examined the use of Chinese companies to build their own networks.
The U.S. government claims that Chinese companies pose a threat to security. Because Chinese institutions and citizens have to abide by a special law of China.