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BRIEF-Twitter to off-board advertising from all accounts owned by Russia Today, Sputnik
October 26, 2017 / 2:33 PM / a month ago

BRIEF-Twitter to off-board advertising from all accounts owned by Russia Today, Sputnik

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc:

* Says Twitter made policy decision to off-board advertising from all accounts owned by Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik, effective immediately‍​

* Says decision is partly based on U.S. intelligence community’s conclusion that both RT & Sputnik attempted to interfere with U.S. election

* Says company to take $1.9 million projected to have earned from RT global advertising and donate funds to support research into use of civic engagement, elections‍​ Source text: bit.ly/2yOJgVM Further company coverage:

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