07. December 2018 09:11 AM IS
The Supreme US General said on Thursday it was "inexplicable" that technology giants like Google from Google Alphabet Inc. did not want to work with the Pentagon looking for a deal with China, in have less freedom for the company than in the United States.
"We are the good and it is inexplicable to us that we would compromise to promote our business interests in China, where we know these freedoms are reserved, where we know that China will take over corporate intellectual property", Marine General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said during an event.
A Google spokeswoman for China issues did not respond immediately to comment on a request. "Google's chief executive, Sundar Pichai, had previously stated that The company has been investing in China for many years, but plans to continue to work with the US government on health, cybersecurity, and other projects. [1
Earlier this year, Google announced that it was no longer vying for a $ 10 billion cloud computing contract with the US Department of Defense, even though the company's new ethical guidelines would not do it to adapt to the project In June, Google said it would not renew a contract to help the US military analyze aerial drones when it expired as the company wanted to defuse internal turmoil over the deal.
The defense program was named Project Maven unleashed a revolt on Google as employee groups opposed the use of Google technology in warfare.
At the same time, Google is developing one Censored search engine for Chinese users who are claimed to be experimental rather than just starting.
Google has long been seeking a stronger presence in China, the world's largest Internet marketplace. To compete with the country's dominant domestic Internet services requires government approval.
Current and former employees, human rights activists, and US lawmakers have criticized Google for not opposing the Chinese government's policy of blocking politically sensitive outcomes. 19659004] "I am not sure that people at Google will enjoy a world order based on the norms and standards of Russia or China," said Dunford, without mentioning other tech companies in his remarks.