Intel and Nvidia questioned over sale of tech to China used against Uygurs

//Intel and Nvidia questioned over sale of tech to China used against Uygurs

Intel and Nvidia questioned over sale of tech to China used against Uygurs

Republican Senator Marco Rubio and Democratic congressman Jim McGovern on Tuesday sent letters to Intel Corp and Nvidia Corp seeking information on the sale of advanced computer chips allegedly used by China to conduct mass surveillance on Uygurs in the country’s remote Xinjiang region.Rubio is chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations subcommittee which oversees human rights, and McGovern chairs the Congressional-Executive Commission on China.The letters were sent to the chief executives of the…

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