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Trump, Britain's Johnson discussed 'telecommunications' after Huawei decision -White House

WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson "discussed critical regional and bilateral issues, including telecommunications security" in a conversation on Tuesday, White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a statement.

Earlier on Tuesday, London defied Washington by granting Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei Technologies Ltd a limited role in Britain's 5G mobile network. (Reporting by Makini Brice Editing by Chris Reese)