Morning news brief: Twitter fact-checks Trump tweet, Brazil death toll and more

WION Web Team
NEW DELHI Published: May 27, 2020, 09:15 AM(IST)

Trump addresses joint press statement at Hyderabad House Photograph:( PTI )

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Twitter fact-checks Trump tweet for the first time, calls it 'unsubstantiated' 

Twitter on Tuesday for the first time prompted readers to check the facts in tweets sent by US President Donald Trump and accused him of making false claims. READ MORE

China demands Huawei CFO's release ahead of the Canadian court's ruling on her extradition to the US

Meng, 48, who is deputy chair of the Chinese company's board and daughter of its founder Ren Zhengfei, was detained in Vancouver in December 2018 on the US's charges of bank fraud. READ MORE

Putin says coronavirus 'peak considered passed'; orders World War II parade in June

Amid reports of highest single day COVID-19 death toll in, President Putin said today that Russia has passed its peak of coronavirus infections. READ MORE
 

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