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Top 5 #hashtag

  • 1. #ukraine
  • 2. #bahrain
  • 3. #cuba
  • 4. #syria
  • 5. #iran
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2m

"The common thread of humanity...is our shared commitment to love our neighbors as we love ourselves." —Obama: http://t.co/hgUL4tiZb7

2m

Making it convenient to contact Congress: @EFF & @SunFoundation build Contact-Congress http://t.co/4bISEYTxzu by @TERRENCEOBRIEN

4m

People exhibit impaired judgment when faced with scarcity. What does that mean for social mobility? http://t.co/bk5u8TPCbe

4m

Missing the point...RT @ahramonline: Bassem Youssef’s show on mandatory break to ‘not influence elections’ http://t.co/pNjaz6WvsI

8m

“As long as it is business as usual in Russian energy, look for the Putin crisis to continue” http://t.co/1Gqxs8gytM

12m

MBC بتقول باسم يوسف وبرنامجه اللى ساعة فى الاسبوع هيتأجل عشان ميأثرش على مسار الانتخابات المفروض فعلا باسم يبقى رئيس .. باسم_رئيسا_لمصر

18m

.@ProfessorLevin Stronger NATO spending more & reinforced in E; reduced European dep on Russian energy; lowered standing in the world

19m

@FRANCE24: Le Pen’s National Front fail to woo Britain’s Eurosceptics http://t.co/qqmTilee4J” // they still hate France more than the EU.

20m

Spirit of Professor Longhair alive at New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival http://t.co/qUxVOSakcK

29m

Anak susah tidur kalau malam? Menurut @HarvardHSPH anak yg sering menonton tidurnya kurang. http://t.co/pkMCjNdeO6

29m

Prgrm McGovern-Dole de #Alimentos p/#Educação e #Nutrição Infantil investe no futuro das crianças, diz sec. @USDA. http://t.co/kLx0C6wAYs

32m

"L'OSCE est déjà sur le terrain, elle aura un rôle spécial dans la mise en place immédiate de la désescalade en Ukraine" #UnitedForUkraine

34m

The visa denial, while understandable, is a lost #publicdiplomacy opportunity for a broader dialogue with #Iran. http://t.co/qOzUjcxUO9

38m

If Russia moves into eastern Ukraine, Washington should station permanent forces in the Baltics: http://t.co/dHb6gPJ83L

41m

Are we glad we made the tradeoff of due process for swift, ruthless, uncomplicated efficiency? http://t.co/Ko3jFeLcrH HT @robertcaruso

45m

Washington should station permanent forces in the Baltics: http://t.co/dHb6gPJ83L

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 88,889,120
2 Turkey 28,662,512
3 Saudi Arabia 25,740,363
4 Egypt, Arab Rep. 24,160,795
5 India 14,217,924
6 Kuwait 12,437,260
7 Venezuela, RB 12,104,481
8 Colombia 11,101,421
9 Mexico 10,482,416
10 United Kingdom 10,120,040
11 United Nations/ONU 9,680,521
12 Japan 7,834,447
13 Russian Federation 6,865,000
14 United Arab Emirates 6,314,190
15 Brazil 3,951,226
16 Holy See 3,970,680
17 Pakistan 3,479,055
18 Argentina 3,393,145
19 Indonesia 3,167,348
20 Italy 2,972,810
21 Malaysia 2,804,644
22 Chile 2,746,145
23 Australia 2,517,693
24 Ecuador 2,385,767
25 Thailand 2,385,570
26 France 2,331,865
27 Qatar 2,396,204
28 Spain 2,293,012
29 Switzerland 2,315,221
30 Peru 2,169,360
31 Korea, Rep. 1,734,703
32 Israel 1,736,221
33 European Union 1,731,969
34 Philippines 1,726,531
35 Bahrain 1,346,496
36 Lebanon 1,280,612
37 Nigeria 1,165,154
38 Canada 1,109,071
39 Dominican Republic 1,113,803
40 Netherlands 813,384
41 Cuba 780,413
42 South Africa 768,877
43 Panama 678,404
44 Sweden 615,928
45 Kenya 628,028
46 Germany 573,065
47 Jordan 561,890
48 Poland 528,331
49 Iran, Islamic Rep. 503,494
50 Rwanda 481,287
51 IMF/FMI 487,530
52 Norway 462,578
53 Costa Rica 448,713
54 NATO/OTAN 445,413
55 Finland 429,177
56 China 426,939
57 Tunisia 381,959
58 Greece 358,637
59 Tanzania 347,787
60 Iraq 326,897
61 Guatemala 333,367
62 Mongolia 330,619
63 Belgium 260,052
64 OECD/OCDE 257,016
65 Ukraine 254,048
66 World Economic Forum 0
67 Afghanistan 231,257
68 Bangladesh 209,112
69 West Bank and Gaza 210,982
70 Azerbaijan 181,276
71 Cote d'Ivoire 175,905
72 Nepal 156,705
73 Ghana 139,375
74 Haiti 132,275
75 Portugal 123,974
76 El Salvador 125,480
77 Ireland 109,778
78 New Zealand 107,158
79 Libya 101,676
80 Latvia 94,833
81 Paraguay 91,464
82 Denmark 86,320
83 Uganda 87,568
84 Org of American States 86,209
85 Singapore 73,528
86 Somalia 72,296
87 Lithuania 61,001
88 Chechnya 70,293
89 Yemen, Rep. 62,055
90 Czech Republic 64,340
91 African Union 59,853
92 Senegal 55,461
93 Kazakhstan 51,552
94 Algeria 52,823
95 Sierra Leone 51,017
96 Puerto Rico 52,761
97 Estonia 46,716
98 Maldives 47,195
99 Slovenia 40,044
100 Korea, Dem. Rep. 42,600
101 Georgia 35,151
102 Iceland 39,183
103 Syrian Arab Republic 35,552
104 Serbia 37,200
105 Myanmar 36,644
106 OSCE 35,294
107 Honduras 35,265
108 Taiwan 35,387
109 Romania 31,396
110 Bulgaria 25,006
111 Ethiopia 28,807
112 Uruguay 26,631
113 Cyprus 21,927
114 Mali 19,832
115 Congo, Dem. Rep. 19,968
116 Austria 16,017
117 Zimbabwe 18,829
118 South Sudan 16,737
119 Kyrgyzstan 17,631
120 Tajikistan 16,978
121 Moldova 15,075
122 Macedonia, FYR 13,619
123 Cameroon 14,420
124 Croatia 13,031
125 Belarus 11,436
126 Sri Lanka 7,568
127 Botswana 12,395
128 Montenegro 11,276
129 Malawi 11,651
130 Int'l Criminal Court 10,602
131 Sudan 11,078
132 Hungary 8,861
133 Jamaica 9,697
134 Trinidad and Tobago 7,305
135 Bosnia and Herzegovina 7,366
136 Cambodia 4,948
137 Malta 6,891
138 Zambia 6,006
139 Vietnam 5,109
140 Albania 1,801
141 Togo 2,325
142 Slovak Republic 1,600
143 Benin 2,533
144 Bolivia 2,096
145 Mozambique 2,250
146 ASEAN 87
147 Burkina Faso 1,433
148 Gabon 1,381
149 Liberia 1,033
150 Angola 674
151 Morocco 0
152 Djibouti 0
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23m

Vesele in blagoslovljene velikonočne praznike želim. http://t.co/Im1IRrWskI

1h

10 Downing St opens its gardens to lucky ballot winners as part of @OpenSquares - register now http://t.co/a8VdqS2xUo http://t.co/GEnxZCwUXM

3h

نهنئ اللبنانيين عامة والمسيحيين خاصة بحلول عيد الفصح المجيد متمنيين للجميع أياماً سعيدة وآمنة، وللبنان الهناء والاستقرار

3h

Mi felicitación a Abdelaziz Buteflika por su victoria en las elecciones presidenciales celebradas en Argelia http://t.co/mn5wq8qXld

3h

Рабочая встреча с Председателем Правительства @MedvedevRussia. Обсуждалась работа @Pravitelstvo_RF за прошлый год http://t.co/12qyJTn6D1

4h

Congrats to the winners of the coveted 2013 Malaysian Press Institute-Petronas Malaysian Journalism Award!

4h

Посета на црквата „Успение на Пресвета Богородица“ во Македонска Каменица http://t.co/zeraNdzOdy

5h

Россия подписала множество договоров с Грузией по конфликтам в том числе с международным посредничеством, среди... http://t.co/UkBnsGFhoI

11h

Happy Easter Sunday to all Christians and Catholics! You can read my Easter message here http://t.co/tzzH6Qga3h

13h

Gracias a los estudiantes latinoamericanos de la Universidad de Harvard por su invitación a participar en su Conferencia Anual.

15h

En Mompox cumpliendo los deseos de la Iglesia: Que en esta Semana Santa pidamos por la paz y reconciliación http://t.co/zK0cSUsyJR

16h

Dragado permitirá duplicar el volumen de carga transportada por el río Uruguay http://t.co/FgXeuOj73z

18h

"Es el diálogo el que hace la paz. No se puede tener paz sin diálogo". Papa Francisco

20h

I posted 9 photos on Facebook in the album "Активности (април 2014)" http://t.co/l8qodFAuQ1

23h

Lamentamos la muerte del ex ministro Andres Uriel Gallego y enviamos a su familia nuestras sentidas condolencias

18 Apr

.@PRO_PLUS bi 24.4 pred kongresom @PozitivnaSlo delal soočenje med @ABratusek in @JJansaSDS Zanimiv datum. Bom raje počakal na zmagovalca.

18 Apr

Doslej so v @strankaSD 20 let razlagali, da se ne sme kritizirati odločb US. Sedaj je pa je to kar naenkrat OK http://t.co/E4xGq5nUjb

18 Apr

Syabas! "@bernamadotcom 2 penyelidik UKL raih pingat emas & perak bg ciptaan mrk pd Pameran Reka Cipta & Inovasi Kejuruteraan A'bangsa 2014"

The most influential diplomatic actors on Twitter

Ranking States People Followers Influence
1 United States Barack Obama 42,510,317
2 United States Bill Gates 15,653,919
3 China Dalai Lama (Tibet) 8,689,645
4 Saudi Arabia Muhammad Al-Arifi 8,578,739
5 Saudi Arabia Aaidh ibn Abdullah al-Qarni 5,907,521
6 Venezuela, RB Henrique Capriles R. 4,398,052
7 Saudi Arabia Salman al-Ouda 4,611,911
8 Turkey Abdullah Gül 4,494,749
9 Kuwait Mishary Rashid Alafasy 4,251,500
10 Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 4,204,683
11 Kuwait Nabil Alawadhy 4,004,153
12 Holy See Pope Benedict XVI 3,909,253
13 India Narendra Modi 3,692,336
14 Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez 2,867,130
15 Mexico Felipe Calderón 2,763,528
16 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Mohammed 2,719,513
17 United States Al Gore 2,709,432
18 Colombia Juan Manuel Santos 2,750,754
19 Argentina Cristina Kirchner 2,670,043
20 United Kingdom David Cameron 2,621,301
21 Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto 2,587,109
22 United States Donald Trump 2,570,452
23 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bassem Youssef 2,581,648
24 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Khaled 2,443,344
25 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed El Baradei 2,317,226
26 Russian Federation Dmitri Medvedev 2,277,909
27 United Kingdom Wikileaks 2,222,108
28 India Shashi Tharoor 2,141,285
29 Switzerland World Economic Forum, Davos 2,076,756
30 Japan Masayoshi Son 2,016,630
31 Malaysia Mohd Najib Tun Razak 1,980,954
32 Turkey Cüneyt Ozdemir 1,981,106
33 Egypt, Arab Rep. Muhammad Morsi 1,970,297
34 Venezuela, RB Nelson Bocaranda S. 1,936,622
35 Kuwait Muhammad Al Awadi 1,893,045
36 United States John McCain 1,874,631
37 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hamza Namira 1,859,904
38 Saudi Arabia Turkish Intruder 1,787,958
39 United States Tim O'Reilly 1,761,503
40 India Kiran Bedi 1,775,441
41 Saudi Arabia Abdul Aziz bin Fahd 1,712,385
42 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amr Hamzawy 1,713,965
43 Turkey Ahmet Hakan 1,614,340
44 Turkey Elif Safak 1,558,775
45 Ecuador Rafael Correa 1,480,335
46 Egypt, Arab Rep. Belal Fadl 1,488,246
47 United States Nicholas Kristof 1,469,184
48 Egypt, Arab Rep. Yosri Fouda 1,467,464
49 Turkey T.C.Cumhurbaşkanlığı 1,456,110
50 Italy Beppe Grillo 1,433,730
51 Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu 1,429,754
52 Qatar Faisal al-Qassem 1,415,618
53 Australia Kevin Rudd 1,396,680
54 Egypt, Arab Rep. Dr Abolfotoh 1,404,748
55 Turkey Bulent Arinc 1,397,447
56 Saudi Arabia Mojtahd 1,370,096
57 Egypt, Arab Rep. Wael Ghonim 1,362,680
58 India Barkha Dutt 1,274,420
59 Egypt, Arab Rep. Naguib Sawiris 1,271,428
60 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Al-Aswany 1,268,559
61 Mexico Andrés Manuel López 1,237,978
62 United States Your Anon News 1,242,863
63 India Rajdeep Sardesai 1,234,143
64 Chile Sebastian Piñera 1,206,707
65 Philippines Karen Davila 1,226,258
66 United Kingdom Sarah Brown 1,213,952
67 Russian Federation Kremlin Russia 1,202,979
68 Japan Toru Hashimoto 1,179,520
69 United States Paul Krugman 1,176,199
70 Colombia Gabriel García Márquez 1,153,079
71 India Manmohan Singh 1,171,908
72 United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahayan 1,137,072
73 United States Human Rights Watch 1,125,861
74 Brazil José Serra 1,075,021
75 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gameela Ismail 1,070,696
76 Netherlands Greenpeace 1,029,387
77 Egypt, Arab Rep. Amre Moussa 1,014,503
78 Japan Takafumi Horie 997,528
79 Venezuela, RB Diosdado Cabello R 996,307
80 United States Amnesty International 998,974
81 Brazil Romario de Souza Faria 990,501
82 Pakistan Imran Khan 983,116
83 Turkey Devlet Bahçeli 965,883
84 Turkey Ece Temelkuran 868,914
85 Peru Nadine Heredia 842,772
86 Russian Federation Kseniya Sobchak 838,232
87 Brazil Marina Silva 822,081
88 Colombia Gustavo Petro 778,372
89 Turkey Fatih Altayli 771,739
90 Egypt, Arab Rep. Shabab 6 april 767,354
91 Mexico Denise Dresser 750,472
92 Turkey Nazli Ilicak 750,578
93 Peru Nadine Heredia 749,248
94 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khaled Abol Naga 735,826
95 Egypt, Arab Rep. Heba Raouf Ezzat 720,998
96 Turkey Mehmet Baransu 695,465
97 India Salman Rushdie 694,237
98 Qatar Yusuf al-Qaradawi 678,599
99 Indonesia Prabowo Subianto 683,453
100 Saudi Arabia Talal Abdulaziz 674,480
101 Italy Roberto Saviano 666,953
102 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nawara Negm 665,319
103 United States Avaaz 676,370
104 Venezuela, RB Elias Jaua 652,515
105 United Kingdom David Cameron 649,552
106 Russian Federation Alexey Navalny 639,299
107 Russian Federation RT (Russia Today) 640,971
108 Egypt, Arab Rep. Mohamed Saad Katatni 629,127
109 United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Hamdan 619,516
110 Cuba Yoani Sánchez 601,599
111 Turkey Sirri Sureyya Onder 600,826
112 Japan Yukio Hatoyama 589,487
113 Egypt, Arab Rep. Alaa Abdel Fattah 578,931
114 United States Karl Rove 577,392
115 Chile Leonardo Farkas 571,221
116 Korea, Rep. Moon Jae-in 542,530
117 Egypt, Arab Rep. Bothaina Kamel 550,554
118 Thailand Suthichai Yoon 536,176
119 Venezuela, RB Andrés Izarra 524,904
120 Turkey Emre Uslu 510,749
121 United Kingdom Oxfam 515,008
122 Venezuela, RB Diego Arria 497,349
123 Thailand Thaksin Shinawatra 503,402
124 Kuwait Waleed Al-Tabtabaie 502,866
125 United Kingdom Jemima Khan 502,116
126 Spain Mariano Rajoy Brey 493,407
127 Turkey Bekir Bozdağ 495,572
128 Dominican Republic Nuria Piera ‏ 492,139
129 France Nicolas Sarkozy 484,150
130 India Omar Abdullah 484,010
131 Malaysia Anwar Ibrahim 482,504
132 Spain Greenpeace España 468,683
133 Colombia Piedad Córdoba Ruiz 467,455
134 Japan Tahara Soichiro 467,764
135 Panama Ricardo Martinelli 462,100
136 Thailand Abhisit Vejjajiva 467,212
137 Colombia Antanas Mockus 463,951
138 Australia Julia Gillard 460,421
139 Canada Stephen Harper 455,635
140 United States Melinda Gates 459,495
141 United States Fareed Zakaria 451,139
142 Saudi Arabia Essam Al-Zamil 448,065
143 Egypt, Arab Rep. Ahmed Shafik 452,328
144 Cuba Reflexiones de Fidel 443,839
145 United Arab Emirates Al Arabiya English 435,234
146 Egypt, Arab Rep. Hazem Abdelazim 434,163
147 Saudi Arabia Khalid Matrafi 431,904
148 United Arab Emirates Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan 429,598
149 Egypt, Arab Rep. Asmaa Mahfouz 422,175
150 United States Mia Farrow 420,996
151 Indonesia Aburizal Bakrie 418,211
152 Indonesia Boediono 419,380
153 Venezuela, RB Rocío San Miguel 415,527
154 Israel Azmi Bishara 416,403
155 Cambodia Somaly Mam 406,941
156 Argentina Greenpeace Argentina 402,749
157 Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta 401,845
158 Bahrain Wadah Khanfar 393,274
159 Italy Pier Luigi Bersani 389,803
160 Russian Federation Vladimir Poutine 384,389
161 Egypt, Arab Rep. Esraa Abdel Fattah 388,587
162 Turkey Omer Celik 383,099
163 Indonesia Goenawan Mohamad 379,317
164 Egypt, Arab Rep. Nabil El Araby 377,625
165 United States Alec J. Ross 373,570
166 United States Susan Rice 370,788
167 Venezuela, RB Delsa Solorzano 372,886
168 Korea, Rep. Park Geun-hye 371,668
169 Jordan Noor Al Hussein 370,984
170 Colombia German Vargas Lleras 368,238
171 Colombia Daniel Coronell 364,911
172 Pakistan Fatima Bhutto 364,273
173 Lebanon Saad Hariri 358,813
174 Egypt, Arab Rep. Essam Sharaf 357,615
175 Japan Naoki Inose 354,800
176 Indonesia FadjroelRachman 354,446
177 Japan Renho Sha 353,626
178 Indonesia Ulil Abshar Abdalla 353,869
179 Argentina Amado Boudou 347,678
180 Spain Ignacio Escolar 346,931
181 Egypt, Arab Rep. Khairat El-Shater 343,687
182 Egypt, Arab Rep. Gamal Eid 339,922
183 Spain Julia Otero 340,161
184 Italy Enrico Letta 332,301
185 United States Jake Tapper 328,594
186 Netherlands Geert Wilders 322,307
187 Turkey Deniz Ulke Aribogan 315,258
188 United States Alliance of Youth Movement 320,546
189 Indonesia A. Mustofa Bisri 318,408
190 Turkey Nihal Bengisu Karaca 315,443
191 South Africa Jacob G. Zuma 317,101
192 United Kingdom Cory Doctorow 316,699
193 Rwanda Paul Kagame 315,237
194 Venezuela, RB Walter Martínez 309,991
195 Mexico Enrique Krauze 298,270
196 Pakistan Marvi Memon 310,675
197 United States Clay Shirky 303,972
198 Venezuela, RB Eva Golinger 293,702
199 Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif 297,765
200 United States Nouriel Roubini 293,449

*Heads of Government and State

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

ranking #hashtag tweets/day show
1 #ukraine 904
2 #bahrain 576
3 #cuba 531
4 #syria 413
5 #iran 367
6 #russia 338
7 #algeria 274
8 #semanasanta2014 196
9 #pistorius 185
10 #egypt 182
11 #putin 176
12 #ispidossier 158
13 #palestine 154
14 #pakistan 147
15 #china 125
16 #thailand 124
17 #turkey 118
18 #yemen 112
19 #alg 102
20 #bouteflika 100
21 #unitedforukraine 99
22 #venezuela 98
23 #humanrights 97
24 #tuitutil 96
25 #afghanistan 96
26 #israel 86
27 #colombia 83
28 #nigeria 83
29 #india 80
30 #rwanda 78
31 #ep2014 77
32 #gphlm 74
33 #africa 73
34 #dz2014 73
35 #fadlizon 70
36 #easter 70
37 #all4114all 70
38 #test112 68
39 #saudi 65
40 #southsudan 65
41 #snowden 64
42 #thelead 63
43 #homs 63
44 #graciasgabo 63
45 #crimea 63
46 #france 59
47 #icc 58
48 #afg 56
49 #lebanon 56
50 #nato 56

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2. Select up to 3 countries