Trump signs order targeting social media after tweets flagged | AFP

President Donald Trump threatens to ‘shut down’ Twitter after signing an order Thursday seeking to strip social media giants of legal immunity for content on their platforms. The move comes a day after an angry tirade from the US President against Twitter after the platform for the first time put fact-check notices on two of his tweets, calling them misleading.

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