James Watts sent disturbing posts on WhatsApp, including one showing a kneeling mat with the face of the Minneapolis police murder victim printed on it.
Following the accusations that stemmed from the set of "The Voice of Holland," the show was removed from airwaves.
WhatsApp has monopolized communications in Brazil, India and across the Global South. When it goes down, everything grinds to a halt.
The services were down for around six hours on Monday, marking one of Facebook's longest outages.
Around the world, conspiracies are traveling from fringe online communities into the mainstream political conversation.
One Lannister doesn't always answer messages, apparently.
Which, honestly, isn't saying much.
The app was used to spread misinformation that helped elect far-right authoritarian Jair Bolsonaro. It still serves as a platform for radicalization.
WhatsApp said the security breach may have targeted human rights groups.
The nationwide social media blockage came after eight blasts swept through Sri Lankan churches and hotels on Easter Sunday, killing more than 200 people.