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Top US Marine says young troops should not be blamed for using TikTok, responsibility is with senior leaders

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Gen. David Berger, the US Marine Corps commandant, said concerns over a service members' use of Chinese-owned apps like TikTok should be directed against the military's leadership, rather than the individual troops.
Speaking at the Reagan National Defense Forum in Simi Valley, California on Saturday morning, Berger said the younger generation of troops had a "clearer view" of the technology "than most people give them credit for."
Foreign-owned apps like TikTok have prompted concern from lawmakers and the military in recent months.
"That's not their fault. That's on us," Berger said. "Once...
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