VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The dishonesty of a senior executive for Chinese communications huge Huawei Systems place a financial institution at threat of violating U.S. sanctions towards Iran, a Canadian justice division attorney informed an extradition hearing Thursday.
Canada arrested Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Huawei’s founder and the company’s chief economical officer, at Vancouver’s airport in late 2018. The U.S. would like her extradited to face fraud charges. Her arrest infuriated Beijing, which sees her case as a political transfer intended to protect against China’s rise.
The U.S. accuses Huawei of using a Hong Kong shell corporation termed