Donald Trump has 34 million followers on Facebook and 2.6 million YouTube subscribers.
Washington. Former US President Donald Trump posted his first post on his restored Facebook and YouTube accounts on Friday, more than two years after the ban caused by the US Capitol Riots. shared. Trump shared a 12-second video clip with the words ‘I’m Back.’ In this clip, he is seen giving his speech after winning the 2016 election. He said ‘Sorry to keep you waiting.’ The 76-year-old Republican leader is again participating in the US presidential race.
Till now Donald Trump was unable to post any content for his 34 million followers on Facebook and 2.6 million YouTube subscribers. A few days after the riots on Capitol Hill on January 6, 2021, all social media platforms banned Trump. A mob of his supporters stormed the US Capitol in Washington, calling his election defeat against Joe Biden a forgery. However, Facebook had announced the unlocking of his account two months back. After this, YouTube announced the restoration of Trump’s account on Friday.
America: Former President Donald Trump disappointed the whole of America, know why Biden said so
Point to be noted is that Donald Trump For several weeks, he continuously claimed that he was defeated in the presidential election by fraud. He was later impeached for inciting the riot. However, YouTube said in a statement that ‘from today Donald Trump’s channel is no longer banned and he can upload new content’. While social networking giant Meta announced in January that it was restoring Trump’s accounts on Facebook and Instagram. Donald Trump’s Twitter account has 87 million followers. That too was blocked after the Capitol Hill riots. Twitter’s new owner Elon Musk restored Trump’s account last November, but he hasn’t posted anything yet.
First read breaking news in Hindi News18 Hindi| Read today’s latest news, live news updates, most reliable Hindi news website News18 Hindi.
Tags: Donald Trump, facebook, Twitter, youtube
FIRST PUBLISHED : March 18, 2023, 08:06 IST