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The company suspected the accounts of political propaganda. All accounts were permanently deleted from the social network.
More than 32 thousand accounts on Twitter has been blocked due to suspicions of propaganda. It is reported the company blog on Friday, June 12.
“Today we made 32 242 account to the archive of information operations-related States. They comprise three distinct groups of operations, which we refer to China, Russia and Turkey. Each account and a snippet of content associated with these operations permanently removed from service”, – is told in the message.
The company said that the accounts were blocked due to various policy violations manipulation Twitter.
In addition, Twitter has identified 23 750 active accounts, create content that is favorable to China. 150 thousand more accounts used for retweeting this content. Accounts “disseminated geopolitical narratives favorable to the Communist party of China”.
Else 1152 accounts of Russia were engaged in political propaganda in the country. In particular, the network account did repost for political purposes – promotion of certain political forces.
Finally, the company found 7340 accounts that used unauthorized of coordinated activities aimed at the domestic audience in Turkey.
Earlier, Twitter has blocked the video of trump. The video of the election campaign of the President of the United States, dedicated to the memory of the murdered police George Floyd and protests in the country, was blocked as copyright infringing.
In turn, trump says that is not deletes Twitter account due to the “lying press”. The American leader uses a social network to communicate with the people and to refute false information to the media.
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