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Musk: Twitter to provide ‘general amnesty’ to suspended accounts | social media news

In a poll posted by Musk on Twitter, 72.4% of the more than 3.16 million participants voted in favor of restoring the accounts.

Elon Musk has said Twitter will offer a “general amnesty” to suspended accounts starting next week, purporting to do so for users who haven’t broken the law or engaged in egregious spam.

oysters in a survey posted on twitter On Wednesday, 72.4 per cent of the over 3.16 million participating users voted in favor of bringing back people who were suspended by the social media platform.

“The people have spoken,” said Musk, who acquired Twitter last month. tweeted on Thursday, “Amnesty starts next week.”

Musk became the world’s richest person last week Restored some previously suspended accountsincluding former President of the United States Donald Trump, satirical website Babylon Bee and comedian Kathy Griffin.

He tweeted in October that Twitter will create a content moderation council “with widely diverse viewpoints.” Musk said there would be no major material decisions or account restorations before the council convened.

Change and chaos have marked the billionaire’s first few weeks as Twitter owner. He has fired top managers, including former chief executive Parag Agarwal, while senior executives in charge of security and privacy were announced to be leaving.

Those resignations prompted an investigation from the US Federal Trade Commission, whose mandate includes protecting consumers, which said it was Watching Twitter With “Deep Concern”,

Earlier on Thursday Musk Tweeted that users may notice “Small, sometimes big improvements to Twitter speed” that would be “especially important in countries far away” from the US.

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