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Reuters exclusively reports U.S. opens national security investigation into TikTok

Reuters exclusively reports U.S. opens national security investigation into TikTok

Reuters reported exclusively that the U.S. government has launched a national security review of TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co’s $1 billion acquisition of U.S. social media app Musical.ly. U.S. lawmakers have been calling in recent weeks for a national security probe into TikTok, concerned the Chinese company may be censoring politically sensitive content, and raising questions about how it stores personal data.