The management of the social network noted that it does not plan to leave the country.
TikTok General Manager in the US, Vanessa Pappas, thanked American users for their support amid threats to block the social network.
вЂ” I want to say thank you to the millions of Americans who use TikTok every day, bringing creativity and joy to our daily lives. We have heard your numerous support, and we want to say thank you вЂ” " she said in a video message posted on Twitter, noting that the social network "does not plan to go anywhere" and will remain in the country for a long time.
In turn, the representative of Tik Tok noted the security of storing user data in the United States. He stressed that they are under strict access control for employees and the social network is committed to protecting the privacy and security of users. His appeal is cited by the TechCrunch portal.
Earlier, US President Donald Trump threatened to ban the Tik Tok app in the country. And US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the country's authorities are considering a complete ban on TikTok in America. To date, the app is prohibited from being used by members of the army, as well as the US Navy and employees of the State Department.