Twitter Is Suspending Accounts That Post Donald Trump’s Statements From His Website


Twitter suspended an account Thursday that posted statements from former President Donald Trump’s website, stating that the posts violated company rules against ban evasion.

An account with the handle “@DJTDesk” appeared on the platform Thursday morning. The account’s bio section stated it would share statements from the former president’s website Save America, NBC News first reported. The account was suspended within hours of showing up on the platform.

Twitter’s ban evasion policy states that the platform “reserves the right to also permanently suspend any other account” believed to be operated by a suspended user. The policy also states that users can not “imitate a suspended account if the apparent intent is to replace a suspended account.”

“As stated in our ban evasion policy, we’ll take enforcement action on accounts whose apparent intent is to replace or promote content affiliated with a suspended account,” a Twitter spokesperson said in a statement to NBC News.

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