Twitter and Facebook Lock Trump’s Accounts After Violence on Capitol Hill

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At the time of this writing president trump's twitter and facebook accounts are locked quoting the new york times. Twitter said mr trump's account would remain locked for twelve hours and the band could be extended if several of his tweets that rejected the election results and appeared to incite violence. We're not deleted. Mr trump's account will be permanently suspended if he continues violating twitter's policies against violent threats and election misinformation. The company added twitter. Said the risks of keeping mr trump's commentary live on its site had become too high quote our public interest policy which has guided our enforcement action in this area for years ends where we believe. The risk of harm is higher. A spokesman said facebook later followed by barring mr trump from publishing on the social network for twenty four hours after finding that he had violated the country's rules with two posts. A facebook spokesman said instagram. The photo sharing site owned by facebook. Said it would also lock mr trump's account for twenty four hours and quote also president trump's snapchat account is suspended facebook and youtube removed that video that the president posted from the rose garden yesterday. Facebook said it risked adding violence. Youtube said it violated election rules as andrew. Ross sorkin tweeted. So trump has access to the nuclear codes but he can't tweet or post to facebook and

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