We cannot allow them to operate and be a conduit back to china. The ban was supposed to come into force after a grace period of 45 days.
Well the trump administration on aug 6 2020 passed and executive order to ban all sorts of us transactions by bytedance beijing based tiktoks parent company.
Tiktok ban america. Currently 40 million users of this app are youngsters from the united states of america. Bytedance acquired americas musically in 2017 which fired the starting pistol for what has now become the tiktok phenomenon. However there has been no ban implemented by the us government on the application.
Thats why sacks of new america recently called shutting down tiktok a terrible idea that means taking a page from beijings playbook by invoking blanket national security. Bytedance has offered to sell the apps us operations as a way to avert trumps ban the new york times reported saturday citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter. Tiktok is now under investigation by cfius.
Is looking at banning tiktok and other chinese social media apps over national security concerns. The president and atsecpompeo will thoroughly and swiftly determine whats best. Washington two republican senators on thursday introduced a bill aimed at banning federal employees from using chinese social media app tiktok on their government issued phones amid growing.
Rick crawford a republican congressman recently tweeted that tiktok must go and it should have been gone yesterday. Is this tiktok rival app banned in india. Attiktokus is an extension of the communist chinese government and needs to be banned in america.
As far as tiktok is concerned were banning them from the united states trump said. The united states is looking at banning chinese social media apps including tiktok secretary of state mike pompeo said monday. Ban tiktok0951 secretary of state mike pompeo said late monday that the us.
On tuesday secretary of state mike pompeo announced that the us could ban the hugely popular tiktok along with other chinese apps. The bombshell announcement came after india banned nearly 60.