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Twitter suspends Hamas' armed wing account, report says

The Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades says that Twitter is attempting to censor it and its message.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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How Israel and Hamas weaponized social media

More militaries and armed groups are using social media as a weapon of war -- but when ground skirmishes are mirrored by cyber-social battles, managing the message can get messy.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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Israel, Hamas using Twitter to report on Gaza skirmishes

Both sides using the social network to offer updates on new flare-up in violence along the Israel-Gaza border.

By Nov. 14, 2012

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Report details workings of alleged Mossad hit on Hamas member

Alleged Mossad operation unmasked by hotel video cameras, prepaid debit cards and use of private switchboard, report says.

By Jan. 5, 2011

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Israel Army's Twitter account hacked, posts 'incorrect' tweets

As the ground battle between Israelis and Palestinians intensifies, it looks like a cyberwar might also be happening.

By Jul. 3, 2014

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YouTube enrolls 'super flaggers' to watch for offending videos

In an invite-only program, Google's video-sharing site gives roughly 200 people, government agencies, and organizations the power to flag up to 20 videos at a time.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Israeli military to restrict soldiers' Facebook accounts

Concerned with enemies infiltrating soldier's social media accounts, the Israel Defense Forces puts the kibosh on social networking for classified and sensitive units.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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Israel to hire pro-government tweeters and Facebookers

The Israeli government puts out a national call for university students to come work for its new social media project, which aims to combat anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiment.

By Aug. 14, 2013

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Freaked out by Mideast militarization of social media? Don't be

commentary While the bullets and bombs are flying, a second war is being fought -- on social media. If you're surprised, you haven't been paying attention.

By Nov. 16, 2012

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'Tailored tweets' make their debut on iOS, Android apps

The refreshed Twitter app's Discover page now conjures up a list of stories based on what Twitter assumes are your interests.

By Nov. 16, 2012