The Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok has announced that it will be removing videos by President Trump it judges to “incite” protestors following recent events at Capitol Hill. The Chinese company reportedly believes Trump violates its “misinformation” policy.
TechCrunch reports that the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok plans to remove certain content uploaded by President Donald Trump that it believes could incite riots or protests, including a video posted to the President’s Twitter account which resulted in him being suspended from the platform temporarily.
While the President does not have a TikTok account as he does on Facebook, Twitter, Twitch, and YouTube, all of which have banned or suspended him in some form, the Chinese platform is limiting the reach of videos of the President.
TikTok’s misinformation content policy will now block posts of the video that President Trump initially posted to Twitter as they include claims of election fraud.
In the video,