YouTube suspends Trump channel for week over violence fears

Washington (AFP) – Google-owned YouTube on Tuesday temporarily suspended President Donald Trump’s channel and removed a video for violating its policy against inciting violence, joining other social media platforms in banning his accounts after last week’s Capitol riot. Trump’s access to the social media platforms he has used as a megaphone during his presidency has been largely cut off since a violent mob of his supporters stormed the Capitol in Washington DC last week. Operators say the embittered leader could use his accounts to foment more unrest in the run-up to President-elect Joe Biden’…

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