Donald Trump Back on Facebook And Instagram: Former US President Donald Trump is back on Facebook and Instagram after a 2-year ban. The two-year suspension imposed in the wake of the Capitol Hill riots has ended. Social media platform Facebook’s parent company ‘Meta’ restored former President Donald Trump’s account on Wednesday (January 25) after two years of suspension.
Facebook suspended Donald Trump’s account on January 7, 2021, following the attack on the US Parliament complex i.e. Capitol Hill on January 6, 2021.
Trump returns to Facebook and Instagram
Former US President Donald Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts have been restored by ‘Meta’, ending a two-year suspension imposed in the wake of the Capitol riots. Facebook’s parent company Meta announced the decision through a blog post, saying the public should be able to hear what their politicians are saying.
Meta instructs Trump
Social networking giant ‘Meta’ announced on Tuesday that it will soon restore the accounts of former US President Donald Trump on Facebook and Instagram. In a statement, Meta’s President of Global Affairs Nick Clegg said, "We will soon restore Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts."