U.S. Army should assess security risks of using TikTok for recruitment: Sen. Schumer

Tik Tok logo is displayed on the smartphone while standing on the U.S. flag in this illustration picture taken, November 8, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Democrat in the U.S. Senate, Chuck Schumer, on Tuesday released a letter he wrote to Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy raising concerns about the U.S. military’s use of the China-owned TikTok social media platform for recruiting American teenagers. “While I recognize that the Army must adapt its recruiting techniques in order […]

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