Twitter removes conspiracy account following Trump retweet

Twitter has suspended an account that peddled conspiracy theories on the social media platform after US President Donald Trump retweeted one such post on Tuesday, the media reported. Twitter said it suspended the account for violating its rules.

The account used the display name “LYNN THOMAS” and the handle @LYNNTHO06607841, The Daily Beast reported. The post that Trump retweeted called Democrats the “true enemies of America” in a bold graphic.

“DEMOCRATS ARE THE ONLY ONES INTERFERING IN OUR ELECTIONS. WHY DO YOU THINK THEY SO STRONGLY OPPOSE VOTER ID?” read the emoji-laden text in all caps.

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