TikTok Pulls Out of Hong Kong Over National Security Law

Facebook and Telegram have also said they will no longer cooperate with government requests for user data

TikTok is exiting Hong Kong due concerns about user privacy. Pixabay

Social video app TikTok will pull out of app marketplaces in Hong Kong due to a new national security law, which threatens free expression in the semiautonomous region.

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