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A ‘tool of Chinese espionage’ – How nervous should we be about TikTok?

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India has already banned the platform over fears the Chinese authorities use it to influence public opinion in the western countries. Photo: Posed/Depoitphotos

India has already banned the platform over fears the Chinese authorities use it to influence public opinion in the western countries. Photo: Posed/Depoitphotos

Is there reason to fear TikTok?

Is there reason to fear TikTok?

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India has already banned the platform over fears the Chinese authorities use it to influence public opinion in the western countries. Photo: Posed/Depoitphotos

Is there a case for TikTok to be banned?

In the US, the initiative is gathering steam. US senators are starting to caucus around the idea, based on the fear that TikTok’s Chinese owners cannot resist attempts by Chinese authorities to influence public opinion in western countries.


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