Donald Trump sets deadline for TikTok US ban unless company is sold

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Published on 3 Aug 2020, 20:12
President Donald Trump sets a deadline for September 15th for Tik Tok, popular Chinese-owned video app , to be sold to a U.S. company or he will shut it down.
"So it will close down on September 15th, unless Microsoft or someone else is able to buy it and work out a deal, an appropriate deal so the Treasury of the, the Treasury of the United States gets a lot of money, a lot of money."

This comes after Trump first threaten to shut down the app because of claims it is a source of national security and censorship concerns.

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