04 noiembrie 2019

Twitter takes down Hamas, Hezbollah-affiliated accounts after lawmaker pressure


Twitter has taken down several accounts affiliated with Hamas and Hezbollah after facing public pressure from a group of bipartisan lawmakers who accused the platform of flouting U.S. law. Twitter's decision to begin purging accounts associated with "foreign terrorist organizations" is a pivot from its earlier stance of keeping some Hamas and Hezbollah-affiliated accounts online. ADVERTISEMENT Over the weekend, Twitter removed several English-language and Arabic accounts associated with Hamas [...]