According to the Reuters news agency on Tuesday, tikl was conducting a preliminary investigation on tikl’s privacy application in China on May 11. < / P > < p > “cnil started the application of survey station and tiktok in May 2020. Cnil did receive complaints at the time, “a spokesman for the agency said in a written comment to Reuters. When asked about the cnil survey in France, tiktok said, “protecting the privacy and security of tiktok users is our top priority. We are aware of cnil’s investigation and are fully cooperating with them. ” A cnil spokesman said the survey covered the extent of information provided to tiktok users, how users exercised their rights, how data flowed out of the EU, and measures taken to protect minors. < / P > < p > the spokesman said the complaint in May had been closed because the complainants who requested to delete videos from the app did not first ask tiktok to do so in accordance with EU regulations. < / P > < p > cnil is a member of the recently established EU tiktok working group. A cnil spokesman said the company was reviewing tiktok’s plans to enter the region and wanted the Irish Data Protection Council (DPC) to be its main national regulator.