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Pakistan conditionally restores access to TikTok platform

Wednesday 21 October 2020 | 09:15 CET | News
Pakistan Telecom Authority (PTA) has restored TikTok services with certain conditions. In view of the presence of vulgar, indecent/immoral content on the platform and its negative effects on the society, PTA says it has "continuously" urged TikTok to prevent its platform from disseminating such content. However, the PTA claims TikTok failed to take the necessary steps to block and remove unlawful content, hence, the TikTok application was blocked until a satisfactory content monitoring mechanism was put in place.

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Companies: TikTok
Countries: Pakistan
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