Huawei’s Yearslong Rise Is Littered With Accusations of Theft and Dubious Ethics

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Huawei has since grown from a little-known interloper into China’s global tech champion, the world’s biggest maker of telecoms gear, a leader in next-generation 5G networks, and asignificant source of friction between the world’s biggest powers. The company, which employs 188,000 people in more than 170 countries, sells smartphones—more than AppleInc. —provides cloud services, makes microchips and runs undersea cables that ferry global internet traffic.