Trump tweets doctored video of Biden, prompting flag by Twitter

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The doctored video retweeted by Mr. Trump has been viewed more than 2.6 million times.
Washington — President Trump shared a tweet late Tuesday featuring a doctored video of former Vice President Joe Biden during a campaign event in Florida that replaced the song "Despacito" with the anti-police anthem by N.W.A.

The video, shared by the Twitter user "The United Spot," was retweeted by Mr. Trump, who asked "What is this all about?" Twitter flagged the post as "manipulated media" and linked to the real video of Biden from an event celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.

In the clip from his speech in Florida, which was Biden's first visit to the battleground state since becoming the Democratic presidential nominee, Biden walks up to the lectern and says "I just have one thing to say." He then pulls out his phone and begins playing the song "Despacito"…
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