Huawei 'princess' becomes pawn in US-China trade row

Huawei 'princess' becomes pawn in US-China trade row

SHANGHAI: As the daughter of the company's founder, Meng Wanzhou was known internally as the "princess" of telecoms giant Huawei and possible heir to the throne, but now finds herself a pawn in the US-China trade clash. Meng, Huawei's chief financial officer, was arrested in Canada at the request of the United States, which seeks to extradite her in a move that could blow tensions between the two powers wide open. Her arrest follows a US probe into the company's alleged violations of sanctions against Iran.

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