Monday, 21 June 2021

An “air of reality” to Meng Wanzhou’s claims that US misrepresented evidence in extradition trial

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Friday 30 October 20

The judge declined to dismiss the extradition case but questioned the reliability of some of the evidence provided by the US authorities

Back in December 2018, Meng Wanzhou, daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested in Canada at the behest of US authorities, who primarily accused her of fraud via lying to HSBC about Huawei’s dealings with Iran’s Skycom, thus causing the bank to inadvertently break the sanctions placed on Iran. Since her arrest…

Back in December 2018, Meng Wanzhou, daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested in Canada at the behest of US authorities, who primarily accused her of fraud via lying to HSBC about Huawei’s dealings with Iran’s Skycom, thus causing the bank to inadvertently break the sanctions placed on Iran. Since her arrest…

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