Dance strikes and deepfakes: Indonesia presidential candidates duke it out on TikTok

JAKARTA: At an Indonesian presidential marketing campaign occasion, 22-year-old voter Irene Putri Aisyah was busy importing every thing she noticed — from cute dances to cooking demonstrations — to brief video app TikTok.
To courtroom younger voters like Irene, all three candidates within the Feb. 14 race to guide Indonesia have gravitated towards TikTok, which has 125 million customers within the nation, second solely to the USA.