NEW!  BREAKING NEWS: Top 5 world’s richest people in 2020 Read More

World News

Permanent suspension: Twitter confirms Trump’s ban will remain for life even if he runs again in 2024

1 Mins read

Former US President Donald Trump’s Twitter ban will remain forever, even if he runs for president again in 2024, a top company official said on Wednesday February 10.

During an interview on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Twitter’s chief financial officer, Ned Segal, was asked if the platform would restore Trump’s account if he ran again and was elected president.

In his reply, Segal said the ban is permanent, even if he ever becomes president again.

“The way our policies work, when you’re removed from the platform, you’re removed from the platform whether you’re a commentator, you’re a CFO or you are a former or current public official,” Segal said.

“Our policies are designed to make sure that people are not inciting violence, and if anybody does that, we would have to remove them from the service and our policies don’t allow people to come back.”

“So, no?,” Squawk Box host Rebecca Quick pressed.

“He was removed when he was president, and there’d be no difference for anybody who [was] a public official once they’ve been removed from the service,” Segal responded.

Mr. Segal also confirmed that the rules would apply to any public official that was banned from the service for similar reasons to Mr. Trump.

The republican politician was banned from Twitter last month following the deadly Jan. 6 riots that interrupted Congress’ certification of President Biden’s electoral college win.

Related posts
World NewsMetro

See what Trump said reacting to President Biden pulling US troops out of Afghanistan on September 11

1 Mins read
Trump offered his support of President Joe Biden’s plans to bring home American troops from Afghanistan but urged Biden to draw an…
MetroWorld News

Bernie Madoff, The mastermind behind the largest Ponzi scheme in history of an estimated $65 billion, dies in prison at 82

2 Mins read
Bernie Madoff has died in prison after about 12 years into a 150-year prison sentence stemming from fraud charges that bilked thousands…
World NewsBeauty & HealthMetro

US orders a pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine due to several reported cases of blood clots after administered

1 Mins read
The US, reporting via the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered the suspension of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after…
Please SUBSCRIBE for our Latest News

 

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
x
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x