The Pentagon’s official Twitter account on Thursday retweeted then shortly deleted a submit that included a name for President Trump to resign.
The Defense Department account, which has greater than 5.2 million followers, retweeted a submit that known as for Trump to resign from the presidency, for Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore to finish his marketing campaign and for Sen. Al FrankenAlan (Al) Stuart FrankenIn a single day Tech: Senate panel subpoenaed ex-Yahoo chief | Twitter provides all customers 280 characters | FBI cannot entry Texas shooter’s telephone | EU desires tax solutions from Apple Week forward: DHS nominee heads earlier than Senate | Ex-Yahoo chief to testify on hack | Senators dig into election safety Feinstein: Sessions ought to re-testify on Russia conferences MORE (D-Minn.) to resign from Congress.
“GOP: Stop making badual badault a partisan issue. It’s a crime as is your hypocrisy,” the submit learn, referring to the new allegation in opposition to Franken, in addition to badual misconduct allegations in opposition to Moore and Trump.
Pentagon spokesman Col. Rob Manning stated in an announcement that a licensed operator of the Defense Department’s official Twitter website “erroneously retweeted content that would not be endorsed by the Department of Defense. The operator caught this error and immediately deleted it.”
Chief Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White posted the identical badertion on Twitter.
An approved operator of the @DeptofDefense’s official Twitter website erroneously retweeted content material that may not be endorsed by the Department of Defense. The operator caught this error and instantly deleted it.
— Dana W. White – DoD (@ChiefPentSpox) November 16, 2017