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Apple: ‘We can’t have a war with China’

Apple has hit back at accusations that it has been the target of China’s crackdown on online freedom, saying that the company’s business is in full compliance with all international rules and has “zero tolerance” for illegal activities.

Speaking on a call with analysts in New York on Wednesday, CEO Tim Cook said the company has “no doubt” that it’s complying with all the latest guidelines for internet services and products, but added: “We can have a different view about it than others in the industry.”

“The internet is a platform for freedom of expression, it’s a platform of commerce and it’s not just about people selling goods and services,” Cook added.

Cook, who has said Apple is “not going to have a policy that allows China to shut down Apple,” said the iPhone maker is not worried about the future of China-based products.””

So I’m sure that we can do that and we can have our products, our services, our content available to the Chinese people.”

Cook, who has said Apple is “not going to have a policy that allows China to shut down Apple,” said the iPhone maker is not worried about the future of China-based products.

“Our business is all in compliance,” Cook said.

Cook said he had not yet heard from Apple about whether it would sell any products to Chinese authorities, but he hinted that some of its products would be offered to the country to help bolster its own online presence.””

Our business will be fully compliant and we don’t think there will be any change at all.”

Cook said he had not yet heard from Apple about whether it would sell any products to Chinese authorities, but he hinted that some of its products would be offered to the country to help bolster its own online presence.

“We’re in compliance as a matter of fact,” he said.

“You know, we’re not saying that this will happen, but we’re in a position to make the case for why we should do it.”

Apple was the target, and the target is back on the table again, according to a report from the US news outlet Bloomberg on Wednesday.

Bloomberg quoted two people familiar with the matter who said Apple was “very close” to selling its iPhone line to the US government.

The companies representatives did not respond to a request for comment from Business Insider.

“I don’t know if we’re going to sell, but if we do, we’ll do it in a way that it would be compliant with US laws and regulations,” Cook told analysts on the call.

“It won’t be like a deal where we sell you a phone for a billion dollars.”

Apple said in December it would buy a Chinese company, Vivo, which made voice-activated products.

The deal is subject to regulatory approval and was expected to be completed in the first half of 2019.