Donald Trump has pledged to ban TikTok because the administration completed a US national security review of the company
The video app had two options for solving the situation, in chaise if Microsoft bought the application from Bytedance, after changing the internal settings, the application could avoid blocking.
But, Donald Trump commented on the possible sale of TikTok to the American company, on Friday night: “Not the deal you heard about, that they are going to buy and sell. .. and Microsoft and one more. We are not a country of mergers and acquisitions, ”he said expressing his disapproval.
Donald Trump also said that soon signing a ban on TikTok. This decision could provoke further friction between Washington and Beijing. Remember that the number of users on TikTok in the USA is over 100 million, as reported FT.