Apple chief Tim Cook says he wants those involved with the deadly attack on the US Capitol last week to be held accountable, even if that includes US President Donald Trump.
“I think no one is above the law. We’re a rule of law country.”
The remarks came during an interview that was arranged with Cook at Apple headquarters in Silicon Valley to discuss an announcement being made by the company on Wednesday.
Cook did not specifically mention Trump, but said that anyone with a role in the insurrection should be held accountable under the law.
“I don’t think we should let it go,” Cook said.
“This is something we’ve got to be serious about. I think holding people accountable is important.”
The three mega-corporations have accused the platform of continuing to post messages inciting violence even after the January 6 assault on the US Capitol by supporters of Trump.
Twitter has suspended the president’s main account for the same reason.
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