Feb 5, 2019
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan group of senators introduced a
bill on Tuesday that would reimpose sanctions on ZTE Corp if the Chinese
telecommunications firm fails to live up to U.S. laws and an agreement
with the Trump administration.
U.S. President Donald Trump
angered many members of Congress, including some of his fellow
Republicans, in July 2018 when he decided to lift a ban on U.S.
companies selling to ZTE, allowing the Chinese company to resume
ZTE broke a previous agreement and was caught illegally
shipping U.S.-origin goods to Iran and North Korea, Commerce Department
officials said. ZTE pleaded guilty last year over the sanctions
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