U.S. revokes China Telecom’s U.S. business authorization on grounds of “national security”-BBC News

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The US Federal Communications Commission, led by Jessica Rosenworcel, has already taken action against several Chinese communications companies.

Washington revoked China Telecom’s license in the United States on the grounds of “national security” considerations.

China Telecom is one of China’s three largest telecommunications service providers, and the Biden government requires the company to end its business in the United States within 60 days.

Officials said that the Chinese government’s control of the company means that China has the opportunity to “acquire, store, disrupt and/or mislead US communications.”

U.S. officials said that this may enable China to “spies and other harmful activities against the United States.”