What if apple caves. this mean any country could ask to unlock things legally. any country, friendly or unfriendly the company would be forced to doing it. abc country will steal xyz country's phone gain access to their systems and steal all their secrets or put it back and eavesdrop indefinitely. it solves one problem, creates security risks, damages apple's products and all other product on the market. and people will still make and share the tech and software defeating the purpose of unlocking it. by the way apple phones are consider a secure platform by many companies and government agencies.