A Chinese government entity informally asked to open a stealth account on TikTok with the aim of targeting Western audiences with propaganda, but the request met with a pushback from TikTok’s executives, Bloomberg reported. TikTok told Bloomberg that the app declined the entity’s request, which came from a friend of an employee, because creating such a stealth account would violate TikTok’s...
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