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Trump ups pressure on ByteDance, demanding it sell US assets & delete all TikTok data in 90 days with new order

1 month ago   |   By RT

US President Donald Trump has ordered Chinese firm ByteDance to divest from its US-based assets within 90 days and to scrub all data linked to the company's popular app TikTok, arguing both are a threat to national security.
Friday's executive order put further pressure on the company after an earlier mandate last week, giving ByteDance some three months to sell off its American properties and to certify to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States that it had destroyed “any data obtained or derived from TikTok.”
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Trump orders ByteDance to sell off US TikTok assets

Trump orders ByteDance to sell off US TikTok assets

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday gave the Chinese company ByteDance 90 days to divest itself of any assets used to support the popular TikTok app in the United States. Trump's executive order said there is “credible evidence that leads me to believe that ByteDance... might take action that threatens to impair the...
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