Donald Trump

Trump challenges ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users

A federal appeals court previously ruled he violated the US Constitution by blocking people whose views his disliked.

Trump challenges ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users

Twitter

How Arab governments use cyberspace laws to shut down activism

Critical Arab voices are being silenced on Twitter, and laws across the Middle East are created to further this cause.

How Arab governments use cyberspace laws to shut down activism

Twitter

The Khashoggi affair: Twitter manipulation in the Gulf

From the Gulf crisis to the Khashoggi affair, Al Jazeera investigates how bots influence online conversations.

The Khashoggi affair: Twitter manipulation in the Gulf

Iran

Twitter suspends accounts of Iranian media outlets

Twitter suspends accounts belonging to IRNA, Mehr and YJC, reportedly for harassing people who follow the Baha'i faith.

Twitter suspends accounts of Iranian media outlets

GCC

The fake Twitter accounts influencing the Gulf crisis

The blockade of Qatar, led by Saudi Arabia, has seen a slew of fake accounts open up and attempt to sway public opinion.

The fake Twitter accounts influencing the Gulf crisis

Middle East

'It exists to demobilise opposition': How Twitter fails Arabs

Social media platforms were essential in the Arab Spring, but governments soon learned how to counter dissent online.

'It exists to demobilise opposition': How Twitter fails Arabs

Social media

How armies of fake accounts 'ruined' Twitter in the Middle East

Twitter in the Middle East changed from a tool for transparency to a platform overrun by bots and propaganda.

How armies of fake accounts 'ruined' Twitter in the Middle East

Middle East

Twitter deletes Saudi journalist's call for bombing of Al Jazeera

In a series of now-removed posts, Khaled al-Matrafi said Al Jazeera was 'legitimate target' for Saudi-UAE-led coalition.

Twitter deletes Saudi journalist's call for bombing of Al Jazeera

Social media

Donald Trump meets Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

The meeting came after Trump attacked the social media company accusing it of bias against conservatives.

Donald Trump meets Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Twitter

'Huge fail': Twitter says not enough done to prevent online abuse

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says he would give himself a 'C' grade in the fight against online abuse.

'Huge fail': Twitter says not enough done to prevent online abuse

Twitter

Hacked Twitter accounts used to promote Saudi Arabia, leadership

An account spreading pro-Saudi messages actually belonged to a deceased Weather Channel meteorologist.

Hacked Twitter accounts used to promote Saudi Arabia, leadership

India

Twitter's Jack Dorsey under fire after skipping India meet

BJP members accuse Twitter of '100 percent leftist bias' but others say 'no data' backs claims right wing is targetted.

Twitter's Jack Dorsey under fire after skipping India meet

Israel

Israel reactivates 'virtual embassy' in the Gulf

First launched in 2013, the initiative, which consists of a Twitter handle, was abandoned a year later.

Israel reactivates 'virtual embassy' in the Gulf

Social media

EU: Tech giants now better at removing hate speech

YouTube, Microsoft, Twitter and Facebook assess 89 percent of flagged content within 24 hours, EU officials say.

EU: Tech giants responding faster to hate speech online

Facebook

Facebook deletes 783 'inauthentic' pages, accounts tied to Iran

Social media company says removed accounts were part of an Iranian campaign targeting people in more than 20 countries.

Facebook deletes 783 'inauthentic' pages, accounts tied to Iran