Twitter labels video of Biden shared by Trump 'manipulated media'

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(Reuters) - Twitter Inc on Wednesday labeled a video shared twice by U. S. President Donald Trump of Democratic presidential rival Joe Biden as “manipulated media.”

The video, which appeared to show Biden playing rap group N. W.A’s song, “Fuck tha Police,” now displays a warning that links to collated tweets showing the actual event, where Biden pulled out his phone to play Luis Fonsi’s hit “Despacito” at a Hispanic Heritage Month event in Florida after being introduced by Fonsi.

Trump has cast himself as a “law-and-order” president during the campaign, in response to widespread protests, most of them peaceful, following the police killing of George Floyd, a Black man in Minneapolis. He tweeted with the edited video: “What is this all about?”

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