Twitter permanently suspends President Donald Trump’s account

US President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on December 12, 2020. - Trump travels to West Point, New York, to attend the Army-Navy football game. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP) (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP

Twitter, said on Friday that it has permanently suspended U.S. President Donald Trump’s account.

It said this was due to the risk of further incitement of violence.

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“After close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account and the context around them we have permanently suspended the account due to the risk of further incitement of violence,” the company said.