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Trade war

Huawei CFO freed on bail as US and China resume trade talks

Trump suggests case could factor in negotiations and hints at intervention

Meng is accused by the U.S. of misleading multinational banks about Iran-linked transactions.

WASHINGTON -- Huawei Technologies CFO Meng Wanzhou was granted bail by a Canadian court on Tuesday, as the U.S. seeks her extradition while negotiating a trade deal with Beijing.

Meng, 46, the daughter of Huawei's founder, has been accused by U.S. authorities of misleading multinational banks over transactions linked to Iran, putting the institutions at risk of violating U.S. sanctions.

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