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Trump: TikTok deal must provide total security and substantially benefit US

Trump has been accusing TikTok, owned by the Chinese company ByteDance Ltd, of collecting personal information of Americans

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Twitter approaches TikTok for a potential deal in US

Twitter also noted that it will not face any pressure from China given that it is not active in that country, sources said

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Trump cites India to ban ‘national security risk’ Chinese TikTok

For its ban on WeChat, a mobile app largely used by the Chinese community in the US, Trump referenced restrictions placed by India and Australia

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Trump bans US transactions with TikTok and WeChat

President Trump and leaders of several countries have accused China of not being transparent in reporting the deadly disease

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Trump to give Chinese owner 45 days to sell TikTok to Microsoft

Trump was under pressure of advisers including Republicans who said banning TikTok would alienate young users ahead of the presidential poll

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Trump: United States will ban Chinese app TikTok

Speaking to reporters on Air Force One, Trump said: “As far as TikTok is concerned, we’re banning them from the United States”

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Egyptian women get 2 years in prison for TikTok dance videos

The court fined the women 300,000 Egyptian pounds (nearly $ 19,000) each for “violating the values and principles of the Egyptian family

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Government bans 47 more Chinese apps

Government sources said that the government had also prepared a list of over 250 apps that would be examined for any user privacy

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Apps banned, if found operating, will invite penalty

The government on 29 June had banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including TikTok, CamScanner, and UC Browser

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American TikTok users brace for life without the app

American society is seeing self-shot videos, showing the characters crying while dancing with hashtags like #TikTokBan viewed by millions