China telecoms giant Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

China telecoms giant Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

Meng Wanzhou, daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested in Canada and sought for extradition by the United States. US Department of Justice had opened an investigation in April into suspected violations of Iran sanctions by Huawei, which is also deemed a national security threat by the US. Zhengfei is a former Chinese People's Liberation Army engineer.