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US News Lithuania: The state declares the war for Chinese phones

00:45  23 september  2021
00:45  23 september  2021 Source:   rfi.fr

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La Lituanie se méfie des téléphones de fabrication chinoise. (Image d'illustration) © CC0 Pixabay / Mimzy Lithuania is wary of Chinese manufacturing phones. (Image of illustration)

The authorities asked the Lithuanians to get rid of Chinese fabrication phones. According to a survey conducted by the National Cybersecurity Center, they accuse them of presenting cybersecurity risks, in a context where relations between China and Lithuania are quite bad.

with our corresponding in Vilnius, mariele vituau

reproaches made with regard to three Chinese brands of phones operating with the 5G are serious. These phones are equipped with a content censorship system. They make it possible to collect personal data or can redirect users to third-party application stores containing malicious programs.

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The Deputy Minister of Defense, who presented the results, so asked Lithuanians to stop buying and even getting rid as soon as possible. The question is all the more sensitive as many public institutions have acquired by thousands of these phones because they cost less. A bill should soon prohibit their purchase.

This survey is published, while relations between China and Lithuania have been stretched for several months. In July, the announcement of the opening of a Taiwan representation in the Baltic country broke the vase of Chinese patience. The two countries recalled their ambassadors and trade relations are now at a standstill.

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© AP - Chiang Ying-ying Éric Chu, (at the center) surrounded by his followers after being elected to the head of the Chinese nationalist party of Kuomintang (KMT ) in Taipei, Saturday, September 25, 2021. The Chinese nationalist party of the Kuomintang, the first opposition party in Taiwan, organized this Saturday the election of his Secretary General. An old party figure finally took away from a favorable candidate for "unification" with China.

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