Is the die cast in tech Cold War?

Is the die cast in tech Cold War?
Optimists expect Trump to let Huawei off the hook. Pic: Getty

Optimists expect Trump to let Huawei off the hook eventually after using the company as a bargaining chip to squeeze trade concessions from Beijing. It’s unlikely to play out that way, though

Many view the US action against China's Huawei as just another twist in President Donald Trump's broader trade war. That may be naive. It's also the world's best hope of avoiding a more damaging conflict.

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