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Twitter labels Trump's tweets as misleading, US President hits back

Twitter's decision is likely to raise further questions about its willingness to consistently apply the label to other Trump's tweets

President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House. Photo: PTI

Twitter said that the move was aimed at providing "context" around Trump's remarks

ANI Washington D.C.
In an unprecedented move, Twitter on Tuesday (local time) labelled tweets from US President Donald Trump as misleading.

The social media giant highlighted two of Trump's tweets that falsely claimed mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud, CNN reported.

"Get the facts about mail-in ballots," read a message beneath each tweet.

Trump hit back at Twitter for labelling his tweets as misleading, saying the social media platform is "interfering" in the 2020 presidential election and completely "stifling" free speech.

"Twitter is now interfering in the 2020 presidential election. They are saying my statement on mail-in ballots, which will lead

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First Published: May 27 2020 | 10:47 AM IST

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