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Twitter warns UK political party over 'factcheck' rebrand that misled the public

Mashable Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Twitter says a UK political party's rebrand of their press account as a fact-checking service misled the public.

The UK's Conservative party has been accused of misleading people by rebranding their official Twitter profile as a fact-checker during a televised leadership debate.

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The Conservative Party has been criticised after it changed the name of its press office Twitter account to Fact Check UK during a live TV debate between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Labour's Jeremy Corbyn. Joe Davies reports.

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