Twitter permanently suspends US President Donald Trump's account
- US President Donald Trump has been permanently suspended from social network app Twitter due to the risk of further incitement of violence. Twitter said the decision was made after close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account.
- The social media platform also stopped new tweets posted by Trump on the official government account @POTUS.
- It comes amid a Big Tech purge of the online platforms used by Mr Trump and his supporters.