Sir Richard Dearlove spoke about his shock at the Huawei deal going through. He revealed that he and other members of the security services were shocked. BT notified the government of Huawei's interest in a £10 billion deal in 2003. However, it later emerged that officials had chosen not to refer the matter to ministers until 2006.
A Parliamentary report in 2013 heard officials in 2003 'chose not to refer' the matter of Huawei's interest to Ministers By Dominic Nicholls, Defence and Security Correspondent 23 January 2021 • 5:15pm
Classical calumny by Tamás Orbán - On the Hungarian parliament building and the attack on classical architecture.