Twitter returns after two-hour crash

Popular social media site crashes Tuesday morning, leaving users across the world locked out of accounts.

Arutz Sheva Staff,


Twitter crashed Tuesday morning, leaving users unable to access the popular site or social media app.

As of 9:30 a.m. GMT the site had already been down for around half an hour, with users greeted by the apologetic but vague message: "Something is technically wrong. Thanks for noticing—we're going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon."


The outage - which also appears to include Twitter's Tweetdeck application - appears to be global, or at least affecting western Europe, Israel and parts of the United States.

By 11:15 a.m. GMT, the site was back to fully functioning.

There has been no word yet on what caused the site to crash.