Trump signs executive orders banning Chinese apps TikTok & Wechat
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Trump signs executive orders banning Chinese apps TikTok & Wechat

Newsdesk |
August 7, 2020

US President Donald Trump has signed executive orders banning TikTok and WeChat, terming the popular Chinese apps a threat to the country's national security and economy.


New Delhi, 07 August 2020

The ban comes into effect in 45 days, Trump said in two separate executive orders signed on Thursday. India was the first country to ban TikTok and WeChat, citing national security concerns. India has banned as many as 106 Chinese apps, a move welcomed by both the Trump administration and US lawmakers.

Source -PTI


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