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TikTok must be sold or blocked in US, says Treasury Secretary


  • Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin asserted that Tiktok should be sold out or should be banned pertaining to national security reasons regarding 100 million population
  • According to WSJ Microsoft may acquire Tiktok in coming days for its U.S. operations

TikTok, he said, simply "cannot exist as it does."

Mnuchin did not comment directly on President Donald Trump's threat Friday to bar the wildly popular video-sharing app.

The secretary recalled that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States -- which he chairs -- is reviewing TikTok, which is especially popular with young audiences who create and watch its short-form videos ...


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