A post by US President Donald Trump has been given a fact-check label by Twitter for the first time.
President Trump tweeted: “There is NO WAY (ZERO!) that Mail-In Ballots will be anything less than substantially fraudulent.”
Twitter placed a warning label under that message and a subsequent tweet.
The US president has made several unsubstantiated claims about the validity of mail-in ballots over the past week.
Twitter’s notification displays a blue exclamation mark underneath the tweets, suggesting readers “get the facts about mail-in ballots”.
The social media company had pledged to increase the warning labels under false or…