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YouTube suspends President Trump’s account

YouTube suspended President Trump’s channel on Tuesday night and joined the list of tech companies pushing Trump off the platform.

Alphabet Inc.’s video-sharing service has locked Trump’s channel for at least seven days after removing the video that the company said it violated policies on content that could incite violence. Said that.

The movement of YouTube is Facebook Inc. And Twitter Inc. Follow a similar decision in. Facebook suspended Mr. Trump’s account indefinitely on Thursday, and Twitter locked Mr. Trump’s personal account on Friday.

Alphabet’s Google announced Wednesday that it will suspend political advertising on the site. Google attributed the decision to what happened last week and said it would also block ads mentioning impeachment, inauguration, or protests at the US Capitol. Google said the new ban will start on Thursday.

Facebook announced earlier this week that it would extend the suspension of US political and election ads on the platform. Twitter banned political advertising on its platform in 2019.

YouTube suspends President Trump’s account

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