US President Donald Trump’s Twitter account vanished on Thursday for 11 minutes.
A customer service employee deactivated the @realdonaldtrump account. It had been the workers last day on the job.
The account was down for just over 11 minutes and Twitter is now investigating the situation.
The president brushed off the outage in a new tweet on Friday, suggesting it showed the impact he was having.
Tweets from Mr Trump, who has 41.7 million followers, have frequently caused controversy.
The latest incident has sparked debate about the security of the president’s account, given the potential consequences of posts falsely attributed to Mr Trump being published.