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Twitter releases 10m tweets from foreign influence efforts

Twitter releases 10m tweets from foreign influence efforts”

If you parse the data you will find that these 10 million tweets came from 4,611 accounts, of which 3,841 are linked to Russia's Internet Research Agency.

The data includes more than 10 millions tweets, photos, GIFs, videos and live broadcasts from almost 4,600 combined accounts affiliated with the Russian-backed Internet Research Agency and Iran.

The social media website has published datasets comprising 10 million tweets which includes text, images, GIF, videos from Russian Federation and Iran affiliated accounts.

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Vijaya and Roth wrote: "We will continue to proactively combat nefarious attempts to undermine the integrity of Twitter, while partnering with civil society, government, our industry peers, and researchers to improve our collective understanding of coordinated attempts to interfere in the public conversation".

"The IRA and the Iranian operation covered in Twitter's data today are only the tip of the iceberg for foreign manipulation of social media", said Francois.

The Twitter spread information about the archive of several thousand accounts that may be involved in the intervention in the American elections.

The data release includes the content of tweets from these accounts, which provides a richer look at how these accounts operated.

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However, the hashtag #reasonstoleaveeu was also found to have been included in the text of 1,092 tweets posted on the day of the referendum.

From more than 4,500 accounts identified as linked to potential information operations, 3,841 come from Russian Federation and a further 770 are believed to be linked to Iran.

Even so, the Digital Forensic Research Lab, which had published a guide to spotting bots online, said the trolls were "less effective than may have been feared" and that many "achieved little or no impact".

The social media giant first disclosed the accounts earlier this year, when it suspended them. It is evident that Twitter's entire team can not possibly curate all the accounts and tweets, considering, many tweets get left out when users do not report them.

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But the group praised Twitter for providing and releasing the cache of Iranian and Russian tweets and other content, which researchers can now further scrape for insight.



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