UK Parliament Deletes TikTok Account Amid Security Concerns

  • The UK Parliament has closed its TikTok account after a group of MPs and peers voiced concerns about the platform’s links to the Chinese Communist Party and its treatment of user data.
  • The move comes after senior parliamentarians warned the speakers of the House of Commons and the House of Lords in a letter late last month about the serious data security risks posed by ByteDance.

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