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Facebook will block Trump from posting at least for the remainder of his term

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday said the company would block President Donald Trump from posting from his account for an indefinite amount of time and at least until President-elect Joe Biden assumes the Oval Office.

The decision comes after Facebook on Wednesday said it would lock Trump’s account for 24 hours, preventing him from posting on the service. Facebook-owned Instagram also locked Trump’s account on the service.

Here’s the full post from Zuckerberg, which was published to his personal Facebook account:
The shocking events of the last 24 hours clearly demonstrate that President Donald Trump intends to use his remaining time in office to undermine the peaceful and lawful transition of power to his elected successor, Joe Biden.

His decision to use his platform to condone rather than condemn the actions of his supporters at the Capitol building has rightly disturbed people in the US and around the world. We removed these statements yesterday because we judged that their effect -- and likely their intent -- would be to provoke further violence.
Source: CNBC