DONALD Trump Jr was temporarily blocked by Twitter for posting a "misleading and potentially harmful" video about alleged COVID cures.
Some account features were reportedly suspended after Trump Jr posted a video about Hydroxychloroquine.
According to a Twitter official, Trump Jr's tweet "is in violation of our COVID-19 misinformation policy.
"The account will be locked until the account owner removes the Tweet."
The video in question, is of Dr Stella Immanuel claiming that hydroxychloroquine was successfully used to treat a COVID patient.
“You don’t need to wear a mask. Nobody needs to get sick. This virus has a cure," she reportedly says in the footage.
Facebook and Twitter have also removed the viral video.
A Facebook spokesperson told CNN: "We've removed this video for sharing false information about cures and treatments for COVID-19."
The statement added that the social media platform is "showing messages in News Feed to people who have reacted to, commented on or shared harmful COVID-19-related misinformation that we have removed, connecting them to myths debunked by the WHO."
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