The ban expired last month. Then on Thursday, Andy Stone, the spokesperson of Facebook’s parent company ‘Meta’, announced the lifting of the ban imposed on Trump. As a result, the former US president has no restrictions on using Facebook and Instagram from now on. Incidentally, on January 7, 2021, at the time of the ban on the use of Facebook and Instagram, the number of followers of Donald Trump on Facebook was 34 million. The former US president had 23 million followers on Instagram.
Not only Facebook, Instagram, Trump’s Twitter account was also suspended in the Capitol Hill incident. At that time, Trump had 88 million followers on Twitter. The ban on Trump was lifted last November after Elon Musk took ownership of Twitter. Meanwhile, after lifting the suspension from Facebook and Instagram, ‘Meta’ has ordered that if Donald Trump violates the rules again with his social media posts, his account may be suspended for one month to two years.
The Republican lost to the Democratic candidate Joe Biden in the 2020 US presidential election Donald Trump (Donald Trump). At that time, the former US president was accused of using social media to spread misleading information about this rate. It is claimed that Republican Party supporters attacked Capitol Hill in 2021 on his orders. The incident led to an indefinite ban on his social media accounts.
Meanwhile, again next year US presidential election (US Presidential Election 2024). Mercury has started riding around the elections. Although the Democrats have not yet finalized their presidential nomination, Trump has already announced his name as the Republican candidate to run in the election. With the ban on his social media usage lifted, the public will be able to hear the politics of their choice.