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Washington Orders Chinese Telephone Operators Out of US Market

The US communications watchdog expelled a unit of China Telecom Ltd., one of China’s three major carriers, from the American market on national security grounds amid rising tensions with Beijing. China Telecom (Americas) Corp. required to stop providing interstate and international domestic services in the US within 60 days, under …

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Putin Orders Paid National Leave To Control COVID-19

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered a week of paid national leave to curb COVID infections in Europe’s worst-affected country. He urged Russian citizens to show “responsibility” and be vaccinated. Putin approved the government’s plan to declare a week-long holiday across the country from October 30 when Russia recorded …

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Lithuania orders citizens not to use smartphones from China

Popular phones manufactured by China have built-in censorship that can remove certain search terms from websites, according to a study by the Lithuanian government, which urges citizens with similar phones to replace them immediately. The Lithuanian Ministry of Defense conducted an analysis of three popular Chinese-made phones sold in Europe, …

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