Likely Next UK Prime Minister Would Crack Down on TikTok, Chinese Tech Firms

Likely Next UK Prime Minister Would Crack Down on TikTok, Chinese Tech Firms


Liz Truss, who polling suggests will be the next UK Prime Minister in six weeks’ time, has said the UK “absolutely should be cracking down” on companies like TikTok, and that China is only on course to become the world’s largest economy because the West has been “enabling” them.

Erstwhile chancellor Rishi Sunak and foreign minister Liz Truss, both hoping to be the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, discussed the China threat during a televised debate on Monday night, both strident in their remarks about Beijing.

Truss said the west had to learn the lesson of Europe finding itself unable to stand up to Russia over Ukraine because it had become dependent on Moscow for energy, a mistake that was being

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