San Francisco, US
US president (briefly) silenced
US president, Donald Trump, is a big fan of Twitter. He has more than 42 million followers and frequently uses it to share his thoughts. On 2 November, however, Trump was silenced. For 11 minutes, anyone searching for his Twitter profile was met with the message “@realDonaldTrump does not exist”. An employee, on their last day working at Twitter, had disabled the president’s account.