Dr. Janka Oertel is the Director of the Asia Programme at the European Council on Foreign Relations. She primarily focused on transatlantic China policy including on emerging technologies, Chinese foreign policy, and security in East Asia.
How would you describe the 5G dynamic between the US and China?
Has the implementation of 5G fuelled the dynamic between the US and China?
How do you evaluate the banning of Chinese 5G vendors?
How would you describe the EU’s position regarding 5G security?
Is the EU dependent on China for the supply of 5G equipment?
Why did the EU create the “5G toolbox”, which contains measurements concerning cyber security?
Has 5G the potential to bring the member states closer together?
Is a global power shift through 5G possible?
What is behind the systemic confrontation between China and the West?
Are there other global players besides China, the EU and the US regarding 5G?
The interview was conducted on 08. December 2020.