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Is TikTok getting banned in US? As Trump threatens to block app, why it has become so controversial

The Independent 01 Aug 2020 06:11

The Trump administration is considering a ban on the app due to its relationship with China

The app TikTok has been repeatedly making headlines as governments around the world consider take action against the video platform.

The latest threat, from Donald Trump himself, suggests that the app could be banned very soon.

Such decisions are being made for a number of reasons, including border conflicts with the Indian government and anti-Chinese sentiment from the United States.

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