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Trump says he will ban TikTok app in U.S.

Christian Fernsby |
U.S. President Donald trump said on Friday that he was planning to sign an executive order as soon as Saturday banning TikTok from the United States.

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Topics: TRUMP    TIKTOK    U.S.   

The move would be the culmination of U.S. national security concerns over the safety of the personal data that TikTok handles.

It would represent a major blow for TikTok’s owner, Beijing based ByteDance.

“As far as TikTok is concerned, we are banning them from the United States... I will sign the document tomorrow,” Trump told reporters on Air Force One.

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