Meng Wanzhou's case is scheduled to return to a Vancouver court today

Conservatives slam Liberals for handling of Meng Wanzhou case

Conservatives slam Liberals for handling of Meng Wanzhou case

Australia in August banned Huawei and another Chinese telecommunications equipment company, ZTE Corp, from involvement in the rollout of the nation's 5G network. "China will also resolutely defend the legitimate rights and interests of Chinese enterprises".

In one, the USA alleges that Ren and Meng misrepresented Huawei's business with Iran to the American government and four financial institutions since 2007, in violation of United States sanctions.

The indictments came as Chinese Vice Premier Liu He arrived in Washington on Monday to lead trade talks this week.

A Canadian court will now decide whether to proceed with extradition procedures.

President Donald Trump said in December he could intervene in Meng's case if it would serve US national security interests or help close a trade deal with China.

Her lawyer Reid Weingarten said Meng "should not be a pawn or a hostage" in "complex" Sino-US relations.

China's foreign ministry has urged the United States to drop the arrest warrant against Meng and end "unreasonable suppression" of Chinese companies.

In the second indictment, returned by a grand jury in Seattle, Washington, Huawei Device Co., Ltd. and Huawei Device Co.

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A profile of Huawei chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, is displayed on a computer at a Huawei store in Beijing, Dec 6, 2018.

The company also denied any wrongdoing. "As part of this scheme to defraud, Meng allegedly personally made a presentation in August 2013 to an executive of one of Huawei's major banking partners in which she repeatedly lied about the relationship between Huawei and Skycom", the U.S. department of justice said in a statement on the indictment.

US laws and regulations prohibit banks from processing transactions related to Iran through the United States. Her ar‌res‌t outraged the Chinese government and thrusted Canada in a hard position - especially after the detainment of 13 Canadians in China, which analysts describe as an act of retaliation.

In December, provincial Minister of Forests Doug Donaldson was in the middle of a 10-day trade mission to South Korea, Japan and China, leading a delegation of 40 industry executives, civil servants and First Nation leaders, but cancelled the Beijing leg of the trip when news of Meng's arrest broke.

Canada's Department of Justice confirmed in an email that Canadian officials had received a formal extradition request from the United States on January 28 and that Canada now has until March 1 to issue an authority to proceed.

Prosecutors say Huawei began a scheme to steal Tappy technology for its own phone-testing robot after T-Mobile rejected its request to license the machine for broader use.

A man holds a sign outside of the BC Supreme Court bail hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, who is being held on an extradition warrant in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

The alleged conduct described in the indictment occurred from 2012-2014, and includes an internal Huawei announcement that the company was offering bonuses to employees who succeeded in stealing confidential information from other companies, according to the Justice Department.

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