Trump Executive Orders Target TikTok, WeChat Apps

President Trump issued a pair of executive orders that would impose new boundaries on Chinese…

President Trump issued a pair of executive orders that would impose new boundaries on Chinese social-media apps TikTok and WeChat, escalating tensions with Beijing and properly environment a forty five-working day deadline for an American organization to obtain TikTok’s U.S. operations.

The orders bar men and women in the U.S. or topic to U.S. jurisdiction from transactions with the China-centered entrepreneurs of the apps, effective forty five days from Thursday. That raises the possibility that U.S. citizens would be prevented from downloading the apps in the Apple or…