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Huawei crackdown

Huawei must meet conditions for 5G involvement: UK minister

US sanctions seen having impact on viability as network gear provider

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has faced intense U.S. pressure to ban the telecommunications equipment maker on security grounds.   © Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) -- China's Huawei has clear conditions to meet for Britain to continue to allow its involvement in the development of 5G telecoms infrastructure, Britain's health minister said on Sunday, after a report that the firm would be banned from the project.

Officials are drawing up proposals to stop installing Huawei Technologies equipment in as little as six months, the Sunday Telegraph reported, in a reversal of a decision earlier this year.

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