Twitter has labelled a video tweeted by US President Donald Trump as having “manipulated media” for the first time.

The video shows a black child running away from a white child while playing, with a fake CNN caption.

The caption reads: “Terrified toddler runs from racist baby”, before the video accuses CNN of “fake news”.

Twitter’s decision to place a large warning label on the video is the latest escalation in a row between Twitter and the president.

In late May, Twitter added fact-checking verification notices to the president’s tweets for the first time, following up two days later with hiding some tweets behind a warning.

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