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Twitter Responds to Calls That Trump’s Tweet Threatening North Korea Should Be Taken Down

North Korea is claiming that President Trump issued a declaration of war on Twitter:

The White House rejected this today, and earlier today BuzzFeed filed a report on whether this violated Twitter’s terms of service.

BuzzFeed received a response from Twitter that said they don’t “comment on individual accounts for privacy and security reasons.”

Hours after that report dropped, Twitter’s public policy account posted a tweet thread responding to people asking why they haven’t taken down that tweet from the President:

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