An option to ignore the changes or don't agree with them is not provided. In fact, users who don't want to agree to the new terms have only one option, and that is to stop using WhatsApp altogether as the changes are mandatory.
The key information listed in the notification sound harmless enough:
The notification that I received did not include the third option, but others have received it, e.g. as seen on XDA Developers.
WhatsApp does not reveal which information it shares with other Facebook companies or third-parties.
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