France Lifts TikTok Ban in New Caledonia

France has lifted the TikTok ban on its overseas territory of New Caledonia, aiming to restore calm to the riot-hit Pacific island. The decision follows the end of a state of emergency on Monday evening, previously imposed on New Caledonia.


Reuters | Paris | Updated: 29-05-2024 10:40 IST | Created: 29-05-2024 10:40 IST
France Lifts TikTok Ban in New Caledonia
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France has decided to lift the ban it had imposed on TikTok on its overseas territory of New Caledonia, said a regional authority for the area on Wednesday, as it aims to restore calm to the riot-hit Pacific Ocean island.

The lifting of the ban on TikTok follows an earlier decision to end a state of emergency that had been imposed on New Caledonia. The state of emergency had ended on Monday evening.

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