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BRITAIN FACES PHONE SIGNAL BLACKOUTS IF IT BANS HUAWEI'

Jul 10, 2020 - The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (London)

MOBILE phone users will be hit with signal blackouts lasting up to two days if ministers demand the removal of Huawei from the network too quickly, telecom chiefs warned yesterday.

Any tightening of restrictions on the Chinese giant could also lead to higher prices for customers and a delay in the rollout of faster 5G services, MPs were told.

Boris Johnson is expected to announce a U-turn over his decision to give Huawei the go-ahead to help build Britain's 5G network.

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