U.K. to Ban Huawei From Its 5G Networks Amid China-U.S. Tensions – The Wall Street Journal

LONDON—The British government said it would bar telecom companies from purchasing new equipment made by China’s Huawei Technologies Co. and gave them until 2027 to remove its technology from their 5G networks, a sharp about-face that marks a significant victory for the U.S.

The decision follows new U.S. restrictions on Huawei computer chips and comes amid a broader deterioration of relations between the U.K. and China, most recently relating to China’s imposition of a new security law over the former British colony of Hong…