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Twitter Shares Slump 8% After Trump Account Suspension

Twitter’s German-listed shares slumped as much as 8 per cent on Monday, the first trading day after it permanently suspended U.S. President Donald Trump’s account late on Friday. The company said suspension of Mr Trump’s account, which had more than 88 million followers, was due to the risk of further violence, following the …

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Twitter Suspends Trump’s Account Permanently

Twitter has permanently suspended the United States President Donald Trump’s account for inciting violence. The social media network made this known in a blog post titled ‘Permanent suspension of @realDonaldTrump’ on Friday. “After close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account and the context around them — specifically how they are …

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US Election: Trump Urges Georgia Official to Overturn Vote in Leaked Call

President Donald Trump pressured the Georgia secretary of state in an extraordinary phone conversation Saturday to “find” enough votes to overturn Joe Biden’s victory in the Southern state, news media reported Sunday. The secretly taped conversation with fellow Republican Brad Raffensperger, first reported by the Washington Post, includes threats that …

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US Electoral College Confirms Biden Victory

The United States Electoral College has confirmed Joe Biden as the winner of the US 2020 presidential election. This is after electors in all 50 states met to cast their votes on Monday. In the results declared by the Electoral College representatives, Democrat Biden secured over 270 votes to defeat …

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Trump Fires Defence Secretary Esper

President Donald Trump on Monday announced by tweet that he had fired his defense secretary Mark Esper, further destabilizing a government already navigating Trump’s refusal to concede election defeat to Democrat Joe Biden. “Mark Esper has been terminated. I would like to thank him for his service,” Trump said on …

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