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Why 5G is a national security issue

An unofficial trade war is already afoot in the tech industry and it has to do with the imminent rise of 5G technology. The U.S. government recently intervened in an acquisition bid made by one of the world’s biggest chip companies, citing potential national security implications. The reasons for this decision go beyond just 5G but it does make the 5G future uncertain.

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