In a blog post, Twitter noted, "Due to the nature of these inquiries, we may not always be able to publicly share what we discuss with investigators". Those accounts, operated by human users and suspected bots alike, pushed the opposing messages surrounding the NFL and the playing of the national anthem, researchers said. Twitterreports that 22 of those Facebookaccounts "had corresponding accounts on Twitter".
Out of the 450 accounts that Facebook had shared as part of its review, some 22 also had accounts on Twitter.
The news follows similar disclosures from Facebook earlier this month, and Twitter'smeeting in Washington comes as Congress is pursuing its investigation into how Russians may have used social media platforms to interfere in the 2016 election cycle. "Twitter is in dialogue with congressional committees with respect to investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 USA election", Twitter said on Friday.
Officials from Twitter were on Capitol Hill on Thursday to tell congressional investigators about Russia's use of the social media platform to attempt to influence the 2016 presidential election.
Twitter Inc. disclosed details about suspicious activity on its network during the USA election after it met with two congressional committees conducting probes into Russian meddling, but a top Democrat slammed their presentation as "deeply disappointing".
US President Donald Trump tweeted his criticism of Facebook labelling the social network as"anti-Trump
Twitter added that it found another 179 associated accounts, but none was registered as an advertiser. The Russian government-backed site spent as much as $274,100 on the USA -targeted ads in 2016, primarily for news stories and targeting them at followers of mainstream media accounts. The company shared with committee staff a round-up of ads that were targeted to the United States market in 2016 by three Russia Today (RT) accounts. Mark Warner, called the meeting "inadequate on nearly every level".
"Since the election Twitter says it has made several changes to make the platform a safer place for users and is looking to continue making it a better place for users who would like more transparency".
"Twitter deeply respects the integrity of the election process, which is a cornerstone for all democracies", Twitter said in a statement.
Warner on Thursday called that work "derivative" and said it showed "an enormous lack of understanding from the Twitter team of how serious this issue is".
Committee member Mark Warner, a Democratic senator from Virginia, said in a press conference after the briefings that Twitter's findings were "inadequate", according to Recode.
In a separate statement, the government said many senior religious leaders found no, quote, "impediment" in letting women drive. Lifting the driving ban is part of a broader reform underway in Saudi Arabia led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
The ban also applies to vessels that have done a ship-to-ship transfer with a vessel that has visited North Korea within 180 days. China, responsible for about 90 percent of North Korea's trade, serves as the country's conduit to the worldwide banking system.
When asked what he's evaluating to decide if can play Sunday, Bradford said if he can't perform in practice, he likely won't play. You can't have penalties that keep drives alive. "You've got to be able to do what the position requires you to do".
The unveiling by the Revolutionary Guard came during a military parade in Tehran that commemorated the 1980s Iraq-Iran war. Rouhani said that the country will boost its military capabilities, from missiles to ground, air and sea forces.
An Egyptian woman who was dubbed world's heaviest woman has passed away at a hospital in Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates aged 37. Eman was kept on a strict diet at Abu Dhabi and was being treated for her seizures and severe depression.
Eighteen MSPs expressed "grave concern" at the actions of the Spanish state in a letter to Spain's prime minister. However, the Catalan government maintained on Tuesday that the vote would still take place.
Solim Hossain, a 67-year-old refugee, who looked lost among the huge crowd of people, said: "I do not know what to do". Refugee status prapt karne ke liye ek process hota hai aur inmein se kisi ne iss procedure ko follow nahi kia hai.
Trump said the United States would "totally destroy" North Korea if it threatened the United States or its allies. There have been concerns about the stability of the nuclear test site since the September 3 test.
He added, "For now, the fact that " Newton " has been selected as India's official entry is in itself a big deal for me". Rajkummar Rao's Newton has been winning hearts and has managed to impress the audience and the critics alike.
Manchester City Striker Sergio Aguero Injured In Car Crash
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero , has confirmed he sustained a broken rib in the auto crash that happened Thursday night. Guardiola admitted he had no problem with Aguero spending a day off overseas , saying: "A day off is to be happy ".
HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention laid out guidelines for who should be vaccinated for the upcoming flu season. Each fall, the KCHD partners with schools and child care facilities to offer flu vaccinations to eligible children.
French politicians fear Siemens strength after rail deal
The second person said Siemens' supervisory board would decide the matter on Tuesday, also describing Alstom as the frontrunner. Alstom has pared back its operations in recent years after selling its power-generation business to General Electric Co.
Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill
The legislation would do away with Obamacare's individual mandate requiring most Americans to buy health insurance or pay a fine. After blasting McCain, Trump on Saturday singled out Paul and Murkowski. "We're all in", one senior GOP aide said.
Manchester City vs Crystal Palace
The 28-year-old's treble last weekend scored him a whopping 30 points, making him Dream Team's player of Game Week 5. The Premier League leaders will be without Ilkay Gundogan for the Palace clash.
Death threats as Catalan referendum debate turns ugly
Legal and judicial associations said Thursday's court protest was an attack on the judiciary's independence and should be ignored. Catalan Vice President Oriol Junqueras acknowledged that the crackdown had disrupted the referendum plans.
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