Twitter suspends account it says impersonated Russia’s Putin

The Twitter logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., September 28, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

(Reuters) – Twitter Inc said on Wednesday that it suspended an account for impersonating Russian President Vladimir Putin on the social media platform. “We suspended @putinRF_eng for impersonation based on a valid report we received from Russian officials,” Twitter said on Wednesday. Twitter spokesman Ian Plunkett said in an email that the suspended account was […]

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