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Top 5 #hashtag

  • 1. #bahrain
  • 2. #cuba
  • 3. #ukraine
  • 4. #isis
  • 5. #iraq
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Countries

2m

Been reading a lot about WWI. The scale of the slaughter is insane. But then, WWII even worse. Hard to fathom how.

4m

Yuk intip ‘Pesta Rakyat #Indonesia’, sebuah perayaan #HUT #RI ke-69 yang diadakan Konsulat Jendral RI di #NewYork. http://t.co/xflZBLkMjg

4m

Aprende sobre una iniciativa de $200 millones que está permitiendo que 300 mil niños con #VIH reciban tratamiento: http://t.co/C7EnXqyhkJ

7m

I completely agree: “@tomfriedman: Ready, Aim, Fire. Not Fire, Ready, Aim. http://t.co/kMMRFwPMV5

13m

Me: “Imagine if we had spent the same time & energy fighting ISIS... as we had investing in the peace process" http://t.co/tihEK0s1u0

22m

And here is the original 东方 早报 article in Chinese: http://t.co/Vq2cOquTKS

23m

Jason Wishnow's sci-fi short film “The Sand Storm,” with Ai Weiwei as a water dealer in a dystopian city http://t.co/W4XaRtla7r

28m

Citizens are far less sympathetic to claims of school underfunding when they learn how much is already being spent: http://t.co/SBUsURyO0C

30m

I'm quoted in this @usnews article on what Obama hopes to get out of the NATO summit: http://t.co/od7FGbyFB4 @ACScowcroft #NATOSummitUK

32m

#全米オープンテニス 男子シングルス: #錦織 選手、日本人92年ぶりの8強入り。次も期待しています!http://t.co/LzxVFSSQIX #tennis @keinishikori @usopen

33m

Keep up the hard work, @keinishikori! 1st Japanese man in 92 years to reach the @usopen #Tennis quarterfinals! http://t.co/LzxVFSSQIX

35m

Con belleza impresionante, Alaska no se parece a ningún otro lugar de la Tierra #ConoceEEUU http://t.co/BKGc1vaFtF http://t.co/2TPAm3LKvM

36m

O Pres. Obama autorizou 350 militares adicionais dos #EUA p/ proteger instalações diplomáticas em #Bagdá, #Iraque. http://t.co/Cbvwy5ThYF

40m

@wjrue @Max_Fisher I'm not gonna grok this until @abumuqawama makes a crappy PowerPoint slide

43m

@blakehounshell No, imprecise terminology on my part. 1 sortie = 1 aircraft. But a single mission might call for 4 sorties. @Max_Fisher

Real-time ranking (updated every 24 hours) of e-diplomatic influence based on composite index of officials and experts

Ranking States Followers Influence
1 United States 96,095,888
2 Turkey 31,687,785
3 Saudi Arabia 28,620,534
4 Egypt, Arab Rep. 26,338,695
5 India 19,416,015
6 Kuwait 14,153,813
7 Venezuela, RB 12,796,034
8 Colombia 12,220,527
9 United Nations/ONU 11,641,250
10 Mexico 11,411,251
11 United Kingdom 11,189,585
12 Japan 8,194,628
13 Russian Federation 8,081,757
14 United Arab Emirates 7,161,057
15 Brazil 5,079,897
16 Pakistan 4,780,954
17 Holy See 4,487,844
18 Indonesia 3,991,273
19 Argentina 3,906,466
20 Italy 3,198,369
21 Malaysia 3,007,400
22 Chile 2,969,514
23 Qatar 2,849,490
24 Ecuador 2,698,139
25 France 2,611,715
26 Australia 2,644,046
27 Thailand 2,604,784
28 Spain 2,498,011
29 Switzerland 2,479,953
30 Peru 2,434,017
31 Israel 2,337,501
32 European Union 2,063,963
33 Korea, Rep. 1,855,927
34 Philippines 1,855,712
35 Nigeria 1,468,913
36 Bahrain 1,434,453
37 Lebanon 1,424,739
38 Dominican Republic 1,267,250
39 Canada 1,221,839
40 China 1,195,452
41 Netherlands 879,086
42 South Africa 890,046
43 Germany 860,463
44 Kenya 822,399
45 Cuba 811,305
46 Panama 765,566
47 Rwanda 741,069
48 Sweden 691,502
49 Poland 624,215
50 Iran, Islamic Rep. 640,486
51 Jordan 630,226
52 IMF/FMI 588,892
53 NATO/OTAN 537,340
54 Finland 498,976
55 Costa Rica 498,549
56 Norway 490,899
57 Tanzania 473,131
58 Iraq 453,341
59 Tunisia 453,657
60 Greece 394,692
61 Guatemala 394,565
62 Mongolia 364,836
63 Ukraine 349,468
64 Afghanistan 298,921
65 OECD/OCDE 305,252
66 Belgium 297,007
67 West Bank and Gaza 261,716
68 World Economic Forum 0
69 Bangladesh 235,958
70 Azerbaijan 219,361
71 Nepal 208,680
72 Ghana 191,721
73 Cote d'Ivoire 191,764
74 Haiti 157,349
75 El Salvador 153,297
76 Uganda 143,239
77 Portugal 133,242
78 Ireland 120,750
79 Libya 122,928
80 New Zealand 117,676
81 Latvia 105,075
82 Org of American States 105,841
83 Denmark 103,268
84 Singapore 95,720
85 Chechnya 94,725
86 Somalia 90,145
87 Paraguay 90,689
88 Lithuania 76,967
89 Czech Republic 77,239
90 African Union 80,878
91 Algeria 74,704
92 Senegal 70,805
93 Yemen, Rep. 67,139
94 Kazakhstan 60,098
95 Estonia 58,534
96 Uruguay 59,989
97 Sierra Leone 55,702
98 Georgia 47,297
99 Puerto Rico 55,143
100 Myanmar 53,485
101 OSCE 49,114
102 Slovenia 44,433
103 Maldives 48,065
104 Honduras 45,074
105 Korea, Dem. Rep. 43,232
106 Iceland 42,703
107 Serbia 41,335
108 Syrian Arab Republic 37,302
109 Taiwan 36,488
110 Romania 34,003
111 Bulgaria 30,047
112 Ethiopia 29,823
113 Mali 26,797
114 Cyprus 25,660
115 Congo, Dem. Rep. 23,265
116 Austria 18,483
117 South Sudan 20,341
118 Zimbabwe 20,250
119 Cameroon 16,842
120 Kyrgyzstan 17,872
121 Moldova 16,389
122 Tajikistan 17,731
123 Macedonia, FYR 14,658
124 Belarus 13,190
125 Botswana 14,898
126 Sri Lanka 9,834
127 Croatia 13,572
128 Montenegro 12,941
129 Malawi 12,829
130 Int'l Criminal Court 11,474
131 Sudan 12,506
132 Jamaica 10,727
133 Hungary 9,733
134 Bosnia and Herzegovina 9,138
135 Trinidad and Tobago 8,118
136 Malta 8,730
137 Cambodia 5,992
138 Zambia 6,534
139 Vietnam 6,381
140 Albania 2,343
141 Benin 3,055
142 Mozambique 2,426
143 Slovak Republic 1,847
144 Bolivia 2,364
145 Togo 2,673
146 ASEAN 85
147 Burkina Faso 1,698
148 Gabon 1,533
149 Liberia 1,422
150 Angola 704
151 Morocco 0
152 Djibouti 0
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12m

Kenya has started biometrically registering all civil servants in an attempt to remove “ghost workers” from the... http://t.co/i7xKszwYhN

39m

Néstor: "Nos hacemos cargo de la defensa de los intereses de todos los argentinos y de su futuro." http://t.co/UgB3tLmAXf

40m

Néstor:"no somos el proyecto del default. Nuestra deuda es un problema central. Pero no pagaremos de cualquier modo" http://t.co/UgB3tLmAXf

43m

Néstor: "No pagaremos deuda a costa del hambre y la exclusión de millones de argentinos" http://t.co/UgB3tLmAXf

44m

Néstor: " A los llamados fondos buitres, les cabrá entender la firmeza de las posturas nacionales." http://t.co/UgB3tLmAXf

45m

Néstor:"importantes intereses económicos tratarán d torcernos el brazo, desviarnos del camino, confundirnos el rumbo" http://t.co/UgB3tLmAXf

47m

Néstor: "el camino elegido no es un camino fácil, ni exento de riesgo ni ausente de presiones." http://t.co/UgB3tLmAXf

1h

Seguimos con una economía sólida. En julio 2014, exportaciones crecieron 8,5%. Esto es más crecimiento y más empleo.

2h

Después de participar en protesta contra abusos del Tribunal Electoral Presidente Varela ordenó reducir mis escoltas. No me intimidara jamas

3h

En 2013 uruguayos superaron 6,5 millones de viajes internos y gastaron casi US$ 600: http://t.co/lNHFR1dDiO

4h

Brand brief pa Eugene Cleopa (Partido Pais) ku ta ataka BT&P sin tin rason i kulpa nan pa situashon finansiero... http://t.co/yV27GAsfYP

4h

PM: If verified, this is a despicable and barbaric murder. My thoughts are with Steven Sotloff's family. http://t.co/kgIc6bFUka

5h

.@marioredondo @plncr Mi gobierno alcanzó 4 años consecutivos de inflación más baja en últimos 40 años. Espero nueva temdencia se modere.

5h

Appalled to learn of the barbaric & unacceptable death of Steven Sotloff at the hands of ISIL. Our thoughts & prayers are w/ his loved ones.

5h

Los cimientos están puestos. Sigamos construyendo juntos el gran México que todos queremos y que cada día está más cerca #MéxicoEnMovimiento

5h

México se está transformando y en este esfuerzo todos tenemos algo que aportar. El cambio debe ser obra y compromiso de toda la sociedad.

5h

Hoy, México ya está en movimiento. Éste no es el país de antes, éste es el México que ya se atrevió a cambiar http://t.co/8TY0YOvcnE

5h

El 1 de diciembre 2012 nos comprometimos a construir un México de más oportunidades para todos; el anhelo era iniciar un cambio con rumbo.

The most influential diplomatic actors on Twitter

Ranking States People Followers Influence
1 United States Barack Obama 45,738,134
2 United States Bill Gates 17,211,720
3 Saudi Arabia Muhammad Al-Arifi 9,452,791
4 China Dalai Lama (Tibet) 9,303,371
5 Saudi Arabia Aaidh ibn Abdullah al-Qarni 6,797,249
6 India Narendra Modi 6,098,424
7 Saudi Arabia Salman al-Ouda 5,194,091
8 Kuwait Mishary Rashid Alafasy 5,015,252
9 Turkey Abdullah Gül 4,872,764
10 Venezuela, RB Henrique Capriles R. 4,624,103
11 Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 4,611,144
12 Kuwait Nabil Alawadhy 4,639,284
13 Holy See Pope Benedict XVI 4,423,859
14 Argentina Cristina Kirchner 3,126,492
15 Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez 3,069,775
16 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Mohammed 3,060,360
17 Colombia Juan Manuel Santos 3,016,682
18 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bassem Youssef 2,959,635
19 Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto 2,903,744
20 Mexico Felipe Calderón 2,848,126
21 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Khaled 2,758,864
22 United Kingdom David Cameron 2,743,052
23 United States Al Gore 2,725,046
24 United States Donald Trump 2,670,766
25 Russian Federation Dmitri Medvedev 2,586,638
26 India Kiran Bedi 2,540,722
27 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed El Baradei 2,491,354
28 United Kingdom Wikileaks 2,347,020
29 India Shashi Tharoor 2,314,919
30 India Manmohan Singh 2,288,360
31 Turkey Cüneyt Ozdemir 2,242,116
32 Switzerland World Economic Forum, Davos 2,170,577
33 Malaysia Mohd Najib Tun Razak 2,109,548
34 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hamza Namira 2,124,040
35 Japan Masayoshi Son 2,103,155
36 Egypt, Arab Rep. Muhammad Morsi 2,067,756
37 Kuwait Muhammad Al Awadi 2,004,595
38 Venezuela, RB Nelson Bocaranda S. 1,939,150
39 Saudi Arabia Abdul Aziz bin Fahd 1,921,830
40 Saudi Arabia Turkish Intruder 1,915,377
41 United States John McCain 1,906,023
42 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Hamzawy 1,887,660
43 Turkey Ahmet Hakan 1,863,805
44 Brazil Romario de Souza Faria 1,848,055
45 United States Tim O'Reilly 1,791,977
46 Qatar Faisal al-Qassem 1,700,264
47 Ecuador Rafael Correa 1,688,458
48 Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu 1,674,915
49 Turkey Elif Safak 1,634,514
50 Turkey T.C.Cumhurbaşkanlığı 1,609,434
51 Egypt, Arab Rep. Belal Fadl 1,588,772
52 Egypt, Arab Rep. Yosri Fouda 1,602,820
53 Turkey Bulent Arinc 1,583,368
54 Egypt, Arab Rep. Dr Abolfotoh 1,582,944
55 Saudi Arabia Mojtahd 1,521,264
56 Italy Beppe Grillo 1,514,770
57 India Rajdeep Sardesai 1,503,574
58 United States Nicholas Kristof 1,490,526
59 Egypt, Arab Rep. Naguib Sawiris 1,487,825
60 India Barkha Dutt 1,490,938
61 Egypt, Arab Rep. Wael Ghonim 1,421,384
62 Pakistan Imran Khan 1,344,410
63 Australia Kevin Rudd 1,408,029
64 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Al-Aswany 1,385,301
65 Russian Federation Kremlin Russia 1,375,738
66 United States Human Rights Watch 1,355,954
67 Mexico Andrés Manuel López 1,316,536
68 Philippines Karen Davila 1,323,432
69 United States Your Anon News 1,307,703
70 Chile Sebastian Piñera 1,283,855
71 United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahayan 1,277,123
72 United States Paul Krugman 1,232,562
73 United Kingdom Sarah Brown 1,213,816
74 Japan Toru Hashimoto 1,217,435
75 Indonesia Prabowo Subianto 1,192,076
76 Colombia Gabriel García Márquez 1,171,801
77 United States Amnesty International 1,156,950
78 Netherlands Greenpeace 1,139,158
79 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gameela Ismail 1,135,098
80 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amre Moussa 1,133,533
81 Brazil José Serra 1,102,390
82 Turkey Devlet Bahçeli 1,101,278
83 Venezuela, RB Diosdado Cabello R 1,071,639
84 Japan Takafumi Horie 1,048,620
85 Turkey Ece Temelkuran 1,001,288
86 Peru Nadine Heredia 939,927
87 Brazil Marina Silva 938,224
88 Colombia Gustavo Petro 912,437
89 Russian Federation Kseniya Sobchak 886,895
90 Mexico Denise Dresser 870,776
91 Turkey Nazli Ilicak 835,475
92 Peru Nadine Heredia 835,441
93 Egypt, Arab Rep. Shabab 6 april 819,224
94 Turkey Fatih Altayli 811,805
95 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khaled Abol Naga 791,610
96 China Xinhua News Agency 780,317
97 Qatar Yusuf al-Qaradawi 776,913
98 Italy Roberto Saviano 761,203
99 United Kingdom David Cameron 762,910
100 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Hamdan 749,804
101 India Salman Rushdie 744,031
102 Egypt, Arab Rep. Heba Raouf Ezzat 732,347
103 Russian Federation RT (Russia Today) 733,834
104 Turkey Mehmet Baransu 716,730
105 Venezuela, RB Elias Jaua 716,304
106 United States Avaaz 706,869
107 Saudi Arabia Talal Abdulaziz 705,204
108 Russian Federation Alexey Navalny 705,017
109 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nawara Negm 701,519
110 Chile Leonardo Farkas 644,185
111 Korea, Rep. Moon Jae-in 615,904
112 United Kingdom Jemima Khan 643,941
113 Turkey Sirri Sureyya Onder 629,093
114 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Abdel Fattah 625,600
115 Cuba Yoani Sánchez 618,970
116 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed Saad Katatni 621,755
117 India Omar Abdullah 608,825
118 Thailand Suthichai Yoon 603,430
119 United States Karl Rove 592,567
120 Japan Yukio Hatoyama 588,754
121 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bothaina Kamel 570,933
122 Turkey Emre Uslu 562,867
123 Russian Federation Vladimir Poutine 574,421
124 United Kingdom Oxfam 564,966
125 Venezuela, RB Andrés Izarra 561,519
126 Kuwait Waleed Al-Tabtabaie 544,393
127 United States Melinda Gates 545,000
128 Venezuela, RB Diego Arria 537,640
129 Turkey Bekir Bozdağ 543,095
130 Dominican Republic Nuria Piera ‏ 541,452
131 United States Mia Farrow 537,064
132 France Nicolas Sarkozy 534,402
133 Spain Mariano Rajoy Brey 522,513
134 Colombia Antanas Mockus 536,901
135 Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta 529,452
136 Thailand Thaksin Shinawatra 522,677
137 Malaysia Anwar Ibrahim 524,510
138 Rwanda Paul Kagame 533,211
139 Canada Stephen Harper 506,369
140 Pakistan Fatima Bhutto 505,572
141 United Arab Emirates Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan 500,367
142 United Arab Emirates Al Arabiya English 496,779
143 Saudi Arabia Essam Al-Zamil 494,949
144 Colombia Piedad Córdoba Ruiz 490,744
145 Spain Greenpeace España 490,647
146 Indonesia Aburizal Bakrie 495,290
147 United States Fareed Zakaria 487,781
148 Japan Tahara Soichiro 486,278
149 Israel Azmi Bishara 484,651
150 Australia Julia Gillard 479,634
151 Panama Ricardo Martinelli 478,101
152 Egypt, Arab Rep. Ahmed Shafik 477,624
153 Saudi Arabia Khalid Matrafi 467,746
154 Thailand Abhisit Vejjajiva 465,607
155 Venezuela, RB Rocío San Miguel 453,816
156 Indonesia Boediono 456,324
157 Cuba Reflexiones de Fidel 455,621
158 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hazem Abdelazim 453,502
159 Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif 462,267
160 Pakistan Marvi Memon 432,509
161 Colombia Daniel Coronell 429,091
162 Bahrain Wadah Khanfar 428,908
163 Argentina Greenpeace Argentina 418,389
164 Indonesia FadjroelRachman 426,919
165 Egypt, Arab Rep. Asmaa Mahfouz 421,164
166 Turkey Omer Celik 421,083
167 Egypt, Arab Rep. Esraa Abdel Fattah 417,154
168 Colombia German Vargas Lleras 413,321
169 Venezuela, RB Delsa Solorzano 413,071
170 Cambodia Somaly Mam 409,417
171 Indonesia Goenawan Mohamad 407,660
172 Jordan Noor Al Hussein 406,677
173 Italy Pier Luigi Bersani 405,353
174 United States Susan Rice 404,320
175 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nabil El Araby 397,745
176 Israel Israel Defense Forces 386,308
177 Lebanon Saad Hariri 386,776
178 Spain Ignacio Escolar 377,387
179 Indonesia Ulil Abshar Abdalla 379,747
180 Yemen, Rep. Tawakkol Karman 379,687
181 Korea, Rep. Park Geun-hye 375,279
182 Spain Julia Otero 375,552
183 Argentina Amado Boudou 372,979
184 United States Alec J. Ross 371,328
185 United Kingdom Amnesty International 369,683
186 Indonesia A. Mustofa Bisri 364,785
187 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gamal Eid 361,940
188 Egypt, Arab Rep. Essam Sharaf 359,182
189 Japan Naoki Inose 358,739
190 United States Jake Tapper 354,428
191 Japan Renho Sha 354,070
192 United States Joe Biden 351,220
193 Italy Enrico Letta 348,860
194 Turkey Nihal Bengisu Karaca 349,465
195 Turkey Deniz Ulke Aribogan 341,429
196 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khairat El-Shater 340,748
197 Nigeria Nasir El-Rufai 341,944
198 Venezuela, RB Walter Martínez 335,460
199 Netherlands Geert Wilders 333,674
200 South Africa Jacob G. Zuma 333,578

*Heads of Government and State

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1. Select a #Hashtag from the Top 50...

ranking #hashtag tweets/day show
1 #bahrain 635
2 #cuba 563
3 #ukraine 455
4 #isis 399
5 #iraq 391
6 #igf2014 367
7 #syria 344
8 #natosummituk 308
9 #nato 303
10 #bled14 300
11 #pakistan 286
12 #segundoinforme 268
13 #israel 244
14 #gaza 242
15 #palestine 215
16 #russia 204
17 #ebola 204
18 #islands2014 180
19 #cepasymp14 174
20 #yemen 163
21 #egypt 155
22 #china 134
23 #iran 126
24 #afghanistan 120
25 #thailand 119
26 #turkey 114
27 #sids2014 113
28 #afghanistanyouneversee 111
29 #isil 108
30 #eeuu 106
31 #somalia 103
32 #venezuela 100
33 #lavrov 96
34 #diafeliz 94
35 #libya 89
36 #usa 86
37 #humanrights 77
38 #africa 77
39 #breaking 75
40 #cyber 75
41 #nigeria 72
42 #europe 70
43 #euco 68
44 #climatechange 67
45 #islamicstate 63
46 #ferguson 62
47 #laborday 61
48 #lebanon 61
49 #walesday 60
50 #openwww 60

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