Huawei has to discontinue its popular smartphone production due to U.S. sanctions. Can Huawei become self-sufficient in the future by making all the parts by itself? China has benefited from stealing intellectual property to become technologically advanced. But there is one problem with that practice. Amidst U.S. sanctions against Chinese officials and Chinese companies, my interview with Declan Ganley, a European tech executive. We discussed what potential impacts U.S. sanctions will cast on Huawei, and whether Huawei can stay in the game forever.