President Trump on Thursday said Huawei Technologies could be part of a trade agreement between China and the United States.
"If we entered into an agreement, I can imagine that Huawei might be included in some form of trade agreement," said Trump to reporters.
Trump administration originally stayed out To mark the Chinese technology giant as a security issue, instead of saying it was more of a trade problem, but now it seems that the position is being reversed.
"Huawei is something very dangerous," said Trump. "You look at what they did from a security point of view, from a military point of view, it's very dangerous."
When asked how he would incorporate Huawei into a trade deal, Trump said, "It's too early to say. "[1
Last week, the White House announced an executive order that allowed the Commerce Department to restrict US companies from doing business with telecoms companies that make up a national security risk.