Twitter mentioned on Tuesday it had taken down 373 accounts which it mentioned had ties to Russia, Armenia and Iran and had breached its platform manipulation insurance policies.
The corporate mentioned it had taken down 238 accounts working from Iran for numerous violations of its insurance policies.
Twitter mentioned 100 accounts with Russian ties had been eliminated for amplifying narratives that undermined religion in NATO and focused america and the European Union. It additionally mentioned 35 accounts with ties to Armenia had been taken down, including that that they had been created to focus on Azerbaijan.
“The 373 related accounts throughout the 4 networks had been completely suspended from Twitter for violations of our platform manipulation insurance policies,” the corporate mentioned in a weblog publish.
Twitter was within the information within the latest previous for being requested to take away sure accounts posting content material associated to the farmers protest in India.
The Indian authorities directed Twitter to take away 1,178 Pakistani-Khalistani accounts spreading misinformation and provocative content material on farmers agitation.
Whereas Twitter complied on a number of accounts, it didn’t ban all of them making them unavailable inside Indian borders.