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President Trump signs executive order banning transactions with TikTok owner

Updated: August 7, 2020 12:12 pm

United States’ President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order banning transactions with TikTok parent after 45 days.
POTUS issued the order banning any transactions with ByteDance, the Chinese company that owns the video-sharing app TikTok, starting in 45 days.

The app may be used for disinformation campaigns that benefit the Chinese Communist Party and United States “must take aggressive action against the owners of TikTok to protect our national security,” Trump said in the order.

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