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US-China tensions

Trump to act on banning TikTok in US as early as Saturday

President opposes American firm acquiring popular Chinese video-sharing app

PALO ALTO, U.S./NEW YORK -- U.S. President Donald Trump has said he will act on banning TikTok in the U.S. as soon as Saturday, while rejecting the idea of U.S. companies acquiring the popular video-sharing platform from its Chinese owner ByteDance.

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