The News with Rick Sanchez - March 04, 2019 (20:00 ET)
US attack on Huawei backfires, sales way up
Chinese telecomm giant Huawei is suing Canada over the arrest of CFO Meng Wanzhou, alleging that they violated her constitutional rights. Huawei’s founder says he was hurt when he learned of his daughter’s arrest, but also said the US attack on Huawei has been good for business. Rick Sanchez explains. Then RT America’s Alex Mihailovich joins to discuss the US claims of Huawei violating sanctions against Iran and how Huawei’s wealth and power have well-prepared it for legal battles ahead as well as Huawei’s counterclaims as they prepare to sue the US.
Breaking News: Trump goes after India
US President Donald Trump has announced his intention to end preferential trade treatment for India, accusing New Delhi of failing to convince Washington it will provide “equitable and reasonable” access to its markets. RT America’s John Huddy joins Rick Sanchez in the midst of the breaking newsas he reports on the latest from the India-Pakistan friction.
Lawmakers seek to MANDATE vaccinations
Some state lawmakers are considering methods to force parents to vaccinate their children whether they like it or not. Meanwhile, other states are seeking ways to broaden exemptions that allow parents to opt out. RT America’s Michele Greenstein joins Rick Sanchez to discuss the controversy.