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The US in recent weeks also made public a series of criminal charges against Huawei, which many Western governments like the US assume is a de facto arm of the Chinese government. In response to that point, Ren has granted his first TV interview with an American journalist which will air on Wednesday during CBS This Morning, with Ren offering this response to the show's co-host Bianna Golodryga when she asked if Huawei works with the Chinese government:"For the past 30 years," he said, according to pre-released notes from CBS about the interview, "we have never done that, and the next 30 years to come, we will never do that." What about the government adding backdoors into your products, perhaps without your knowledge? "It is not possible," Ren replied. "Because across our entire organization, we've stressed once and again that we will never do that. If we did have that, with America's advanced technology, they would found that already. So that proves we do not have it ... Hypotheses are not evidence. Evidence is based on facts. If you have doubts or concerns, it's normal." Such public interactions may be starting to have at least a small effect in the company's favor. In recent days, for example, British intelligence officials seemed to break from their US counterparts, offering that they suspect they'll be able to manage any cybersecurity concerns while using Huawei products like its 5G equipment. Huawei is also pressing forward with its business plans, despite the spate of bad news: https://twitter.com/HuaweiMobile/status/1097684284352094208 The company will be unveiling its 2019 P30 Android phones at an event in Paris next month, as the tweet above and teaser video reveals.