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Chinese tech giant Huawei has fired Weijing Wang, an employee recently arrested in Poland over spying allegations despite security officials saying the espionage wasn’t directly tied to the company. The staffer brought the company into “disrepute,” according to a statement. Police also arrested a Polish citizen in connection to the case. Engadget reports: The incident comes at a particularly bad time for Huawei. On top of general distrust sparked by Western governments and intelligence agencies, CFO Wangzhou Meng is facing extradition to the U.S. over accusations she helped avoid sanctions. People are already suspicious, and the arrest doesn’t do the company any favors.
Moreover, there are already potential consequences. Polish internal affairs minister Joachim Brudzinski has asked the European Union and
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