Dutch civil servants will soon no longer be allowed to use the Chinese-owned video app TikTok on their work phones, the Dutch Interior ministry said on March 21, following similar decisions by other European countries, Report informs referring to Reuters.

The Dutch ministry said it discouraged on phones distributed by the government the use of all apps from “countries with an aggressive cyberprogram targeted at the Netherlands or Dutch interests.”

The Dutch intelligence agency AIVD last month listed China, Russia, Iran and North Korea as having such an offensive cyber program, which created the risk of espionage.