US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he would Ban the Chinese App Tik Tok, which is becoming increasingly popular in America.
Can Trump Actually Ban Tik Tok?
Washington: US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he would close the Tik Tok app that is becoming increasingly popular in America. He said that the US officials have expressed concern that the information obtained by it is being used by the Chinese Intelligence Department.
During a press conference, Donald Trump said that as far as concerns regarding Tik Tok are concerned, we are going to ban him in America. Let us know that the experts of Silicon Valley had appealed to America that like India, America should also ban Tik Tok.
Tik Tok Already banned in India before the US
These Chinese App has been banned in India before the US. Trump had also indicated earlier about the ban. He had said that the authorities have expressed concern on the subject that our information is being transmitted to the Intelligence Department of China.
Let us tell you that in December last year, the US Army had also banned the use of Tik Tok by its soldiers. He called the app a security threat. The US Navy has also imposed similar restrictions.
In February, Ticketock agreed to pay $ 5.7 million to the US Federal Trade Commission to settle a case, including names, emails from children under the age of 13 on Tik Tok. He was accused of illegally collecting personal information like address, his location, etc.