Barcelona’s Griezmann cuts Huawei links over Uighurs surveillance claims

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    Barcelona’s World Cup-winning footballer Antoine #Griezmann said Thursday he was ending a commercial deal with #Huawei over reports the Chinese telecoms giant was involved in the surveillance of #Uighur Muslims.

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