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Huawei crackdown

Exclusive: Docomo won't carry Huawei 5G phones

Risk of no Google apps becomes a deal breaker for mobile carrier

NTT Docomo touted its 5G network plans at the Tokyo Game Show 2019 on Sept. 12. © Reuters   © Reuters

TOKYO -- NTT Docomo, Japan's largest mobile carrier, will not offer phones from Huawei Technologies for its 5G network, based on concerns about restricted access to Google services, Nikkei has learned.

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