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Trump Halts TikTok Ban, Gives App 6 Weeks To Sell Itself To US Company

After days of whiplash over the future of TikTok, President Donald Trump has said that he would allow the popular Chinese-owned video app to sell its US operations to an American company. According to local reports, the President on Monday gave the social media company 6 weeks ultimatum or it would be “out of business” otherwise, and that…

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Presdient Trump Threatens To Ban TikTok In The United States

President Donald Trump has threatened that he will ban fast-growing video app TikTok from the United States as the country’s authorities have raised concerns the service could be a tool for Chinese intelligence. US officials and lawmakers in recent weeks have voiced fears of the popular social media platform being used by Beijing for nefarious purposes, but the company…

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TikTok, Other Chinese Social Media Apps Face Ban In The U.S.

The US Government is l’ooking at’ banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok, over national security concerns. Mike Pompeo, the Secretary of state suggested the plan during an interview with Fox News’ Laura Ingraham on Monday, July 6 after he was asked whether the country should be considering a ban on Chinese social media apps, “especially TikTok.” He…

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