A World Divided by 5G: Russia's Huawei Deal Is the Latest Sign of an Emerging Internet Iron Curtain

James Griffiths - CNN
June 7, 2019

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In recent years, the tensions between how the internet was conceived and portrayed, and how it actually exists, have only grown. As the authors of a report for the Center for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) wrote recently, the open web is "a fragile and contingent construction of hardware, software, standards and databases, governed by a wide range of private and public actors whose behavior is constrained only by voluntary protocols."

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