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Huawei employees reportedly worked with Chinese military on AI projects

Huawei Technologies Co. employees worked on at least 10 research projects with Chinese armed forces personnel over the past decade, Bloomberg reported Thursday, collaborations the Chinese company said it was not aware of. Huawei workers teamed up with members of various organs of China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) in projects from artificial intelligence to radio communications, Bloomberg said. “Huawei is not aware of its employees publishing research papers in their individual capacity,” Huawei spokesman Joe Kelly told Reuters, adding the company does not have any research and development collaboration or partnerships with PLA-affiliated institutions. “Huawei only develops and produces communications products that conf ...