Twitter Bans Another World Leader. Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Gets Booted For What Appears To Be A Death Threat On Trump.

FILE - In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Jan. 8, 2021. in Tehran, Iran. Twitter says on Friday, Jan. 22, it has permanently banned an account connected to the office of Iran’s supreme leader. Other accounts thought to be tied to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s office remained active. (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP)

Former President Trump isn’t the only world leader permanently banned from Twitter. An account connected to the office of Iran’s supreme leader was shut down for good Friday by Twitter, for what appeared to be a death threat direct at former President Trump.

The company said the tweet that got the account banned had violated the company’s “abusive behavior policy.”  The account linked to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei  posted a photo showing Trump playing golf in the shadow of a giant drone. It clearly appeared to call for an attack on Trump, because it also had the caption saying “Revenge is certain” written in Farsi.

The warning seemed to reference Khameni’s comments last month right before the first anniversary of the U.S. drone attack that killed Qassem Soleimani, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard General.

While this particular account has been permanently banned, there are other Twitter accounts that are thought to be tied to Khamenie’s office that are still active.

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