CHINESE TELECOMMUNICATION GIANT'S FINANCE CHIEF DETAINED IN CANADA




Mustafa AY-TDO-07.12.18 On Thursday, Canadian Law Enforcements detained Chinese telecommunication giant 'Huawei's Finance Chief Meng Wanzhou over USA's request. According to reports, Wanzhou was sought by USA because she allegedly breached trade embargo enforced on Iran by US Department of Treasury.

Following Wanzhou's detention performed by Canadian authorities, Beijing demanded Ottawa on releasing Wanzhou effective immediately. Wanzhou faces with imminent extradition to USA.

In 2016, US Department of Treasury launched an extensive probe against Huawei Over the allegation of supplying US-origin products to Iran.