Trump issues ban on US groups dealing with TikTok and WeChat

Trump issues ban on US groups dealing with TikTok and WeChat

Tencent, the Shenzhen-based technology company, opened a US office in 2013 with the aim of expanding WeChat’s popularity in the US. WeChat does not disclose how many of them are in the US but the app is used by the Chinese diaspora and businesspeople to deal with those in mainland China, where the app is a must-have utility.

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DOJ moves to seize property from Ukrainian oligarch linked to Rudy Giuliani

DOJ moves to seize property from Ukrainian oligarch linked to Rudy Giuliani

The Justice Department has moved to seize property from a powerful Ukrainian oligarch, according to court filings released Thursday. That oligarch, Igor Kolomoisky , has long been seen as allied with Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelensky. Both men were important characters in the saga that led to President Donald Trump’s impeachment.

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