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Five things to know about the US 'blacklist' on Huawei

Washington steps up pressure on China with restrictions on tech giant

Huawei has been added to the Entity List, which is essentially a list of people and companies the U.S. government deems a national security risk.

TOKYO -- The U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday announced restrictions on exports of U.S. products to Huawei Technology that could be used to ban trade with China's telecommunications equipment giant. Huawei has been put on a blacklist known as the "Entity List”. Here are five things you need to know about it.

What is the Entity List? 

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