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Huawei CFO arrested in Canada for violating U.S. sanctions on Iran: report

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(Reuters) - has arrested Huawei's in Vancouver, where she is facing to the on suspicion she violated U.S. sanctions against Iran, the newspaper reported on Wednesday.

Meng Wanzhou, who is one of the vice chairs on the Chinese company's board and the daughter of company founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested on Dec. 1 and a court hearing has been set for Friday, a said, according to the

Representatives of Huawei, one of the world's largest makers of telecommunications network equipment, could not immediately be reached for comment by

(Reporting by Makini Brice; Editing by Tim Ahmann)

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First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 03:52 IST