January 31, 2018 / 9:15 PM / 6 months ago

BRIEF-Twitter Notified 1.4 Million People About Interactions With Potential Russian Propaganda Effort

Jan 31 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc:

* TWITTER-EXPANDED NO OF PEOPLE NOTIFIED ABOUT INTERACTIONS WITH ACCOUNTS POTENTIALLY CONNECTED TO PROPAGANDA EFFORT BY RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT-LINKED ORGANIZATION

* TWITTER SAYS APPROXIMATELY 1.4 MILLION PEOPLE HAVE NOW RECEIVED A NOTIFICATION FROM TWITTER

* TWITTER SAYS NOTICE EFFORTS ARE FOCUSED ON CERTAIN TYPES OF INTERACTIONS, AND THEY WILL NOT ENCOMPASS EVERY PERSON THAT EVER SAW THIS CONTENT

* TWITTER SAYS AS REVIEW CONTINUES, MAY ALSO EMAIL ADDITIONAL USERS Source text: (bit.ly/2mTq5Ce) Further company coverage:

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