World stocks end four-day winning streak

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Published on August 7, 2020 - Duration: 01:25s

World stocks end four-day winning streak

World stocks ended four days of gains on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump cranked up simmering tensions with China by banning U.S. transactions with two popular Chinese apps, Tencent's WeChat and ByteDance's TikTok.

Ciara Lee reports

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