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Donald Trump launches new ‘communications’ platform
Donald Trump has launched a brand new “communications” website, which says it’ll publish content material “straight from the desk” of the former US president.
The former president has since been publishing statements by press release – which the brand new web site will now host.
Users will have the ability to like posts – and likewise, share them on Facebook and Twitter accounts.
Jason Miller, Mr. Trump’s senior adviser, had recently said a new social media platform was to be initiated. “This new platform is going to be big,” he mentioned in March.
“We will have additional information coming on that entrance in the very near future,” he stated.
The web site is reportedly created by Campaign Nucleus, the digital services firm established by Mr. Trump’s former campaign manager Brad Parscale.
A number of posts on the site repeat debunked assertions that the last year’s presidential election was manipulated.
Facebook’s Oversight Board will disclose its resolution on whether or not Mr. Trump is to be completely prohibited from using the platform on 09:00 EST (14:00 BST).
If he’s permitted again on to the site, Facebook can have seven days to reactivate his account.
YouTube has mentioned they’ll reactivate Mr. Trump’s account when the threat of “real-world violence” declines.
Mr. Trump was banned by Twitter and suspended by Facebook and YouTube after the Capitol riots in January.
Twitter, where Mr. Trump had 88 million followers, has banned him completely.
A Twitter spokesperson informed the BBC: “Generally, sharing content from the web site referenced is permitted as long as the material doesn’t otherwise violate the Twitter Rules”.