The move comes after a federal court in Pennsylvania blocked the Trump administration from carrying out the ban, which had been ordered on claims TikTok posed a national security threat.
National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said the United States would continue "to identify and sanction those responsible for extinguishing Hong Kong's freedom."
While Covid-19 cases continue to rise in Europe and elsewhere, normal routine life has resumed in China.
Ant Group is a financial tech titan that created an easy mobile payments system used by hundreds of millions of Chinese people everyday.
US State Department okays potential deal of 100 Boeing-made Harpoon Coastal Defense Systems to Taiwan, a decision sure to anger China.
The UAE is one of the biggest abusers of the interpol database, which is used to issue Red Warrants for arresting people in other countries.
The clutch of nuclear-armed states, including the United States, Britain, France, China, and Russia, have not signed the treaty.
President Xi Jinping issues warning to potential "invaders", saying Chinese and North Korean troops shattered "the myth of the invincibility of the US military" during the 1950-53 war between two Koreas and allies.
The world’s second-largest economy year-on rise in the July to September period is closer to pre-pandemic levels than Q2 growth.
The embargo on the sale of arms to Iran was due to start expiring progressively from Sunday, under the terms of the UN resolution that blessed the 2015 nuclear deal between the Islamic republic and world powers.
China's new health strategy is raising safety and ethical concerns as some cities offer experimental vaccines that are in the final stage of trials but have not yet been approved.
More than 37.9 million people have tested positive for Covid-19 globally, while over a million have died from the virus. Here are the updates for October 12:
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