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USA: ‘We’re all keeping a close eye on this’ – WH spox on Elon Musk’s reforms of Twitter

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White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said that the White House is ‘keeping a close eye’ and ‘monitoring’ radical Elon Musk’s radical reforms of Twitter, speaking during the White House press briefing from Washington on Monday.

“We’re all keeping a close eye on this, we all monitoring what’s currently occurring, and we see with our own eyes what you all are reporting,” she said.

On the same topic, Karine Jean-Pierre stressed that social media companies have a responsibility to ban “any user to incite violence,” “especially violence directed at individual communities”, she added.

Commenting on the ongoing protest movement in Iran, the press secretary announced that Washington and its allies are taking steps to support the ‘brave citizens of Iran’.

“We’re taking steps both on our own as the United States and also in partnership with other countries around the world and organizations like the United Nations,” she added.

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