Arrested Huawei CFO makes appearance in Canadian court as U.S. seeks extradition

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, daughter of the company's founder, was arrested last Saturday in Canada. The U.S. has requested that the 46-year old executive be extradited to the United States. Meng's arrest is reportedly related to a U.S. investigation into a plot to use the global banking system to bypass stateside sanctions against Iran, according to Reuters.
Meng appeared in a Vancouver court on Friday for a bail hearing. While a judge has lifted a publication ban that prevented the media from reporting on the evidence presented in court, Canada's Justice Department ...

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Friday, December 7, 2018 - 16:01