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Syria’s electronic war

01 Nov 2011 / in Near East Quarterly

SAKHR AL-MAKHADHI – The Syrian uprising, more than any of this year’s Arab revolutions, is being fought online as well as on the ground. Supporters of both the revolution and the regime are using increasingly vicious methods to embarrass and threaten their opponents online. The Syrian government’s relationship with the internet has been an odd one. […]