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Trump to block TikTok, WeChat downloads in US, officials say

The Age Friday, 18 September 2020
From Friday, people in the US may be stopped from downloading Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok.
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The Trump administration will ban WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok from U.S. app stores starting Sunday night, a move that will block Americans from downloading the Chinese-owned platforms over concerns they pose a national security threat. Fred Katayama reports.

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