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UK Soccer Club Pulls Rosh Hashanah Tweet

Liverpool FC deletes tweet wishing Jewish fans a happy new year after a hail of anti-Semitic abuse.Ari Soffer, 9/28/2014, 11:22 AM

ISIS Threatens to Kill Twitter Employees

Jihadi group urges attacks against Twitter headquarters if the company keeps shutting down ISIS supporting accounts.Ari Soffer, 9/11/2014, 9:42 AM

Coloring Book on IS: Anti-Terrorism for Children?

Controversial company rereleases coloring book on global jihad, calls IS 'evil.'Tova Dvorin, 9/4/2014, 8:59 PM

British IS Woman Campaigns for 'Right to Kill'

British IS supporter takes to Twitter, vows to become 'first UK woman to kill a US or UK terrorist,' as UK jihadist figures rise rapidly.Tova Dvorin, 8/22/2014, 2:34 PM

Police Investigating Irish Soccer Player's Tweet

Police in Ireland confirm they are investigating Tommy McGuigan's call for his followers to punch Jews. McGuigan has apologized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2014, 5:46 AM

Dutch Official Says ISIS is 'Zionist Plot'

Official at the Dutch National Cyber Security Center suspended after tweeting that the Islamic State is "a preconceived plan of Zionists".Elad Benari, 8/14/2014, 5:14 AM

Cupcake Company Tweets Sweet Anti-Semitism

Cupcake Crew, a finalist on a television reality show, elicits backlash after tweeting 'Zionist pigs' remark.Tova Dvorin, 7/25/2014, 12:22 PM

Popular Singer Rihanna Tweets 'Free Palestine'

Popular pop star Rihanna posted a tweet in support of Palestinian Arabs, then deleted it and said the tweet was made by mistake.Elad Benari, 7/17/2014, 5:44 AM

IDF Twitter Hacked, Warning of Nuclear Leak Posted

Hackers nearly cause panic after posting a fake tweet about a nuclear leak in Dimona on IDF's Twitter account.Elad Benari, 7/4/2014, 12:44 AM

Twitter War Breaks Out over 'Jewish State' Law

Ahead of landmark vote on 'Jewish State Law,' leading right- and left-wing activists - which soon gets personal.Tova Dvorin, 6/8/2014, 11:15 AM

Turkey: Twitter Jailed Over Offensive Posts

Turkish court hands a 15-month jail term to a teacher over Twitter posts deemed religiously offensive.Elad Benari, 5/30/2014, 5:43 AM

CAIR's Anti-Memorial Day Tweets Anger Muslims

Officials with the Council on American-Islamic Relations question whether to honor U.S. troops, angering American Muslims.Elad Benari, 5/30/2014, 4:43 AM

Maccabi Tel Aviv 'Shocked' at Anti-Semitic Tweets

Team responds to hate campaign, notes their yellow uniforms are in identification with Jews persecuted during the Holocaust.Tova Dvorin, 5/21/2014, 5:13 PM

Rapper Dons Anti-Semitic Costume

Accusations fly after American rapper Macklemore dons beard and hooked nose, makes bar mitzvah jokes - then denies the gag's anti-Semitism.Tova Dvorin, 5/20/2014, 9:20 AM

Khamenei: Israel the 'Most Wicked Terrorists'

Iran’s Supreme Leader slams Israel in a series of tweets on "Nakba Day".Elad Benari, 5/15/2014, 2:16 AM

British Candidate Resigns Over Anti-Islamic Tweets

David Bishop, a British Tory council candidate, forced to resign after posting anti-Islamic comments on Twitter.Elad Benari, 5/5/2014, 5:13 AM

Erdogan Threatens to Probe Twitter for Tax Evasion

Turkey’s Prime Minister accuses Twitter of tax evasion, pledges to launch a probe against it.Elad Benari, 4/13/2014, 5:35 AM

Erdogan: Twitter 'Disrespects National Values'

Reeling from a court ruling upholding the right to free speech on social media, Turkish Prime Minister slams US company over values.Tova Dvorin and Elad Benari, 4/4/2014, 11:10 AM

Turkey Lifts Block on Twitter

Turkey lifts its block on Twitter, 24 hours after its highest court overturned the ban.Elad Benari, 4/4/2014, 1:14 AM

Turkey Threatens to Block More Websites

Sources in Ankara say Turkey could block access to other social media platforms, after YouTube and Twitter were already blocked.Elad Benari, 3/28/2014, 3:12 AM

Turkish Court Overturns Twitter Ban

Ankara court orders lifting of ban on social media site; telecommunication authority has 30 days to comply.Ari Yashar, 3/26/2014, 8:05 PM

Peace Now's Tweet 'Supports Terror on Israel'

Far-left leader Oppenheimer tweets terrorist shot sabotaging security fence was 'unarmed Palestinian child,' sparks outrage.Iddo Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 3/25/2014, 7:17 PM

Erdogan Defends Twitter Ban

Turkey's Prime Minister confirms he gave the orders to shut down Twitter, claims the site was breaking Turkey's laws.Elad Benari, 3/24/2014, 4:43 AM

Turkey Stops Users Who Got Around Twitter Ban

Turkish government blocks access to Google DNS which many had been using in order to bypass the ban on Twitter.Elad Benari, 3/23/2014, 6:18 AM

Turkey's Twitter Ban Met with Condemnation

White House, State Department and even Turkey's president criticize Ankara's banning of popular social networking site.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/21/2014, 11:39 PM

Twitter Out in Turkey After Erdogan Threats

Twitter users in Turkey complain of widespread outages, hours after PM Erdogan threatens to "eradicate" the social network.Elad Benari, 3/21/2014, 2:13 AM

Saudi Man Given 8 Years for Inciting on Twitter

Saudi Islamist given 8 years for inciting "families of those arrested for security reasons to protest".Elad Benari, 3/10/2014, 5:12 AM

Syrian Jihadists Take Amputation to Social Media

ISIS rebels amputate the arm of a thief and live-tweet it for the world to see.Elad Benari, 3/2/2014, 4:42 AM

Uproar over US Official's Tweets on Daniel Pearl

US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power says Daniel Pearl Foundation shows 'accountability,' causes outrage.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2014, 12:45 PM

Disney Fires Arabic Donald Duck For Jew Hatred

Egyptian voice actor fired over Twitter rant in which he called for destruction of Israel, denied Jewish connection to land.Ari Yashar, 2/11/2014, 9:16 PM

Israeli App Among 'Top 5' at Sochi Winter Olympics

Israel-based One Hour Translation service makes headlines after it offers free on-demand translations during the Olympic Games.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 11:39 AM

Hamas Complains 'Twitter Blocks Us, Not IDF'

English-language Twitter account of Al Qassam Brigades, military wing of Hamas, suspended. Hebrew and Arabic still up.Ari Yashar, 1/23/2014, 4:26 PM

Cyber Victory: Hamas Twitter Accounts Suspended

Twitter suspends several of Hamas's Twitter accounts; Hamas blames US, Israel.Tova Dvorin, 1/19/2014, 8:14 AM

Rouhani Twitter Account: Deal 'Opens New Horizons'

Twitter account attributed to Iranian Foreign Minister declares that Iranians have 'voted for modernity'; reliability of account disputed.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 10:51 AM

Rouhani: Obama Smoked Pot at 20

Iran’s President mocks other world leaders, describes on Twitter what they had done at the age of 20.Elad Benari, 11/17/2013, 3:18 AM

HRW: Kuwait Wrong For Imprisoning Shiite Tweeter

Man, 23, sentenced to 10 years for religious insults; Human Rights Watch: Release him immediately.Tova Dvorin, 10/29/2013, 3:53 PM

Israeli Embassy Mocks Rouhani in Twitter Post

Israeli Embassy in Washington says Iran's new president is "an expert salesman who is bullish on nuclear proliferation."Elad Benari, Canada, 9/25/2013, 8:00 PM

Hackers Bring Down New York Times Website

Syrian Electronic Army believed to be behind the hacking of the New York Times website.Elad Benari, 8/28/2013, 2:16 AM

50 Lashes for Twitter Insult

Saudi Arabian man sentenced to lashes for insulting his tribe on Twitter.Ari Soffer, 8/20/2013, 4:03 PM

Students Defend Israel Online

The Prime Minister's office announced that it will recruit students and pay them for posting pro-Israel statuses on Facebook and Twitter.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/14/2013, 11:01 PM

J Street Cancels Poorly Attended Event

J Street removed an event from its Facebook page after a reporter mocked the group’s inability to draw a crowd.Elad Benari, 8/11/2013, 6:17 AM

Twitter ‘On Better Path’ in Tackling Hate

“It may have taken a lawsuit, a court order, and pressure from French law enforcement", but decision welcomed by anti-hate campaignersRina Tzvi , 7/16/2013, 5:54 PM

Twitter Hands Over ID Info on Anti-Jewish Postings

Twitter said Friday it had handed over data to French authorities to help identify the authors of anti-Semitic tweetsArutz 7 Staff, 7/12/2013, 3:55 PM

Twitter Becoming Jihadi 'Beacon for Sharing'

Twitter is used "as a beacon for sharing" links to content across multiple digital platforms, investigators said.Rina Tzvi , 6/25/2013, 6:23 PM

Saudi Arabia is Hottest New Twitterspace

Saudi Arabia is the hottest new Twitterspace in the cyber world, according to a recent report by GlobalWebIndex.Chana Ya'ar, 6/19/2013, 2:14 AM

Court Orders Twitter Racist User Transparency

French court orders Twitter to release the information of those who post anti-Semitic or racist tweets, upholding lower court decision.Rina Tzvi , 6/13/2013, 9:00 PM

Exclusive: Hacker Says Iran Censorship Breakable

An Israeli hacker says it’s easy to bypass Iranian censorship, as tight as it is. "Possible camouflage measures are widely available."Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2013, 1:03 PM

Turkey Arrests 13 Over Twitter Provocation

Thirteen suspects in Turkey have been sent to court on Monday after being accused of provoking riots through their social media posts.Rina Tzvi , 6/10/2013, 3:52 PM

Report: US Apologized to Israel for Leak

The United States has apologized for leaking information about Israel's alleged attack in Syria several weeks ago. David Lev, 5/20/2013, 10:27 PM

Israeli Athlete Again Targeted By Hate

British Chelsea football club has called on police to investigate another incident of anti-Semitic abuse directed at Israeli midfielder.Arutz Shev Staff, 5/9/2013, 2:46 PM

Twitter to Audit Tweets to Target Ads

Twitter on Wednesday began to allow ads to be targeted at users based on the words written in 'tweets' and messages.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/19/2013, 1:46 AM

US Embassy Deletes Tweet Following Spat With Egypt

US Embassy in Cairo deletes controversial tweet about attacks on freedom of expression in Egypt following complaints by President Morsi.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/4/2013, 3:45 AM

N. Africa Al-Qaeda Branch Launches Twitter Account

Al-Qaeda offshoot in North Africa launches a Twietter account, calls on support from "mujahedeen."Arutz Sheva staff, 3/29/2013, 1:01 AM

French Jews Step Up Legal Action Against Twitter

A Jewish student group announced it will be taking further legal action against Twitter over failing to comply with court order. Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/22/2013, 2:43 AM

Microsoft Hit In Latest Hacker Attack

Microsoft joined Facebook and Apple on the list of American technology companies targeted in recent cyber attacks.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/24/2013, 1:08 PM

Hacker Gang Targets Apple, Facebook, Twitter

A hacker gang has targeted Apple Inc. and major social networking websites like Facebook and Twitter in a massive malware attack.Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2013, 11:08 AM

Facebook Hacked in Java Attack

Facebook was hacked last week in a zero-day Java attack that struck the laptops of several of its engineers, not long after Twitter was hit.Chana Ya'ar, 2/17/2013, 9:40 AM