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Chosun Ilbo, a South Korean newspaper reported on Thursday, the US government is calling on South Korea not to use Huawei Technologies Co Ltd products, according to Reuters.

In a recent meeting with a South Korean counterpart, a US State Department official was reported as saying that local telco LG Uplus Corp, which uses Huawei’s equipment, should “not be allowed to serve in sensitive areas in South Korea”.

The official added Huawei needs be eventually driven out of the country, if not immediately.